Housing First Support Worker

Venn Group
Up to £10,000
25 Nov 2020
28 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
Female Housing First Support Worker vacancy waiting to be filled

Venn Group would like to introduce the following Support Worker position available in Manchester

Position: Housing First Support Worker

Location: Manchester â€" central

Rate: £13.73 p/hour inc of holiday pay (Umbrella rate)

Length: 2 months

Hours: 37.5 hours, Mon â€" Fri, 9am â€" 5pm

The role will predominantly involve:
  • Providing Housing First Support to a caseload of 6 females
  • Working with entrenched rough sleepers and a homeless case load
  • Supporting customers in to housing and getting the off the streets in to housing
  • Creating support plans of clients support needs and any associated risks for a caseload of 6 female clients
  • Setting agreed goals with clients in order from them to maintain their independence and worked with clients and other agencies where necessary to ensure they were achieved
  • Liaising with various external agencies ensuring that there were mechanisms in place between the service and external agencies to facilitate and enable joint working
  • Attending various multi-agency meetings
  • Advising clients of their benefit and welfare entitlement and offered advice and guidance on budgeting issues
  • Supporting clients with other life skills such as cooking
  • Signposting clients to relevant agencies to offer them the highest level of support
  • Advocating on behalf of service users with various external agencies

The successful candidate must be available to start from next week, have worked in a similar position previously and have an Enhanced Adult and Child DBS on the update service

To find out more about this role or to apply please contact Jake Simms or Samantha Marshall on or alternatively reply to this email with your up to date CV.

*Venn Group’s “Recommendation Scheme”: if you recommend a candidate who is subsequently placed by Venn Group (for a minimum of 2 weeks) you will be eligible for £25 worth of vouchers from a choice of high street organisations.