Post 1: Support Worker (37 hours per week) £16,500 per annum
Post 2: Support Worker (24 hours per week) £10,702.70 per annum
Sustain Wakefield provides housing related (floating) support to people who are at risk of homelessness to enable them to keep and maintain their housing. We support Service Users to enhance and develop skills to sustain their own independent accommodation and undertake meaningful occupation such as employment, education and training, peer mentoring and peer support.
A successful candidate will;
- Be passionate about working with people to ensure they have the support necessary to aspire to and achieve their fullest potential.
- Believe change is possible
- Work with integrity and respect
- Be able to recognise people’s strengths and work to those strengths
- Have proven experience of planning and delivering support with the people that need the support.
You must have particular regard to Safeguarding, Risk Assessment, Risk Management and development and implementation of support plans designed to provide meaningful choice and support to service users, ensuring they can obtain and access services to facilitate their move on to independent living. For more information about the posts prior to submitting an application please speak to the Senior Support Co-ordinator Gemma Hey on 01924 764 078
Turning Lives Around (TLA) is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all children, young people and adults. TLA will take all reasonable steps to promote safe practice and protect children, young people and adults from harm, abuse and exploitation. Any appointment will be subject to the receipt of a satisfactory references and enhanced DBS check.
An application pack can be downloaded by clicking the links below, alternatively, email email@example.com or call 0113 276 0616.
Closing date for completed application forms is: 12 noon Friday 26 October 2018.
Interviews will be held on Wednesday 7 November 2018