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Location: Camden
Salary: Up to £13.20 per hour
Posted: about 2 months ago
Contract Type: Temporary or Contract
Industry: Health & Social Care
Contact Name: Jade Dale

Project Support Worker

Job Description

PROJECT SUPPORT WORKER

Our client is one of the largest providers of supported accommodation services for various clients such as young people, clients with a history of homelessness, mental health or substance misuse issues. They aim to help vulnerable people find opportunities to change their lives and futures.

Position Available:

Project Support Worker

Rough Sleepers (Camden)

2-3 months ongoing

37.5 hours a week

£13.20 per hour

Service Overview:

Short Stay Rough Sleepers Hub in Kings Cross - 24-hour Service

16 bed service providing immediate safe shelter to verified rough sleepers: M & F aged 18+

All referrals via RTS and Connect Forward

Aim to link clients in with appropriate services to address support needs and to identify move on options; working together to ensure move on within 28 days

Line Cover:

Support Workers completing line cover will be required to:

  • Complete Needs and Risk Assessments
  • Hold a caseload of 4 clients
  • Engage with services including treatment services
  • Support clients to maximise their incomes - benefits, employment etc
  • Support clients to access primary & secondary healthcare services
  • Devise move on plans and support clients to access appropriate move on accommodation (Hostels, PRS etc)
  • Work collaboratively with external agencies to ensure that service users with NRPF can move on from the project though re-connection or employment options
  • Work a rota - Early and Late Shifts

If you meet the above criteria, please apply online or call Jade directly on 0115 9418131.

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