Support Worker / Advocacy Worker

27981.00 GBP Annual
11 Oct 2017
21 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Support Worker / Advocacy Worker

A great opportunity to work for a worthwhile local charity.

Our client enable people to gain the skills they need to overcome poverty and homelessness. They work with homeless young people, badly housed families and others in need.

Position: Support & Advocacy Key Worker
Location: London
Contract: Full Time, Permanent
Salary: GBP27,981 per annum

Closing date for applications: 23rd October 2017 midnight
First round interviews planned for: 31st October 2017
Second round interviews planned for: 3rd November 217

About the role:

They offer a diverse range of services for homeless young people, families in need and the local community on one site in south Westminster. Their 32 bed Hostel offers 16 - 25 year olds a safe place to stay for up to a year whilst developing the skills that will enable them to go on and build an independent life.

Many of their residents have complex needs and they offer a range of on-site services as well as working closely with a range of other agencies to provide specialist support that will enable clients to address the obstacles that they are facing and empower them to achieve more.

About you:

To be effective in these posts you will have a proven record of delivering successful outcomes for young people with complex needs. You will be versatile in your approach, dynamic, self-motivated and committed to supporting clients to empower themselves. In return they offer you a good working environment, low client caseload, opportunities for training and self-development, and a competitive salary and benefits.

If you are passionate about enabling people to overcome homelessness and poverty, highly organised, flexible, committed to our ethos and have the ability to manage a busy and varied workload please get in touch.

You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Care Worker, Healthcare Assistant, Advocacy, Social Worker, Case Worker, Key Worker, Advocate, Charity, Third Sector, NFP, Not for Profit etc.

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK's leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all application