Support Worker

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Edinburgh Technopole
Up to £10,000
22 Nov 2020
24 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
Adult Support Worker, Edinburgh City Centre.

Adult Support Worker - Edinburgh City Centre

Homelessness Support Services

Your new company
We work with and support one of the UK's most recognised homelessness support services. They work to ensure that vulnerable individuals in crisis are supported through this difficult period and work to achieving positive outcomes for all individuals they support.

Your new role
You will be working and supporting the staff while on shift to ensure that all individuals within the service are kept safe while responding to any issue that arise as quickly and efficiently as possible. Some of the individuals who are within the service have underlining mental health issues and areas of awareness are drug/alcohol and substance misuse dependencies. You will be working with a team of dedicated staff to ensure these individuals are supported in the best way and encourage them to lead a healthy lifestyle to improve their well being.

What you'll need to succeed
Successful candidates must have a min of 6 months experience in a similar role within the past 2 years and the ability to adapt to any challenging/changeable situations. You must be able to build report to ensure positive and trusting relations are formed. You will be a quick thinker and be able to act when appropriate.

What you'll get in return
The opportunity to work within a well respected organisation recognised for the homelessness services they provide to vulnerable people. Have the opportunity to work flexible working hours around your availability. You will receive support, guidance and current online Social Care training

What you need to do now
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