Location: Hackney, London
Salary: Up to £11.71 per hour
Posted: 5 months ago
Contract Type: Temporary or Contract
Industry: Health & Social Care
Contact Name: Colette Niles

Support Workers - Homelessness/ Rough Sleepers

Job Description

Our client is one of the largest providers of supported accommodation services 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: Support Workers - Homelessness/ Rough Sleepers and Complex Needs (Hackney), £11.71 per hour, 37.5 hours per week, 12 month contract

Hackney Accommodation:

6 support workers providing supporting to 46 clients based within a Hackney Hotel (address to be confirmed).

Clients will be rough sleepers that would of come off the street and require support to be moved on and out of the hotel into meaningful sustainable accommodation .

There is no age limit for the clients but there will be adults who will have array of support needs, including substance misuse, drug and alcohol issues and other needs.

We will require an experienced support worker who can work as part of rota which will mean working weekends and late shifts to support those vulnerable adults. Shifts will be 8:30AM - 8:30PM across 7 days a week.

The service has been commissioned for 12 months but may be extended further in 2021 so candidates should ideally be available for the duration of the contract.

Workers should be able to work with caseload within a person centred approach and have relevant updated experience of completing support plan and risk assessments.

Interviews will take place on 28th July 2020 via Microsoft Teams.


We are looking for candidates who have a wealth of experience working with clients in a person centred approach and have actual relevant and recent experience of conducting support plans, risk assessments and needs assessments.

How to apply:

If you feel that you fully meet the above outlined criteria for this role and would like to apply for this post, please forward your CV for consideration to or call me directly on 07824016243

*Please note the above outlined experience is the 'minimum' first stage criteria for this role, we will therefore be unable to consider your application unless you are able to demonstrate a relevant work history in line with this position.


Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Health&Social Care only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

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