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Housing First Senior Support Worker

Enquiry Reference: 1242314

Hours: 35

Experience and Skills: Experience of leading a team. Knowledge of Housing First and Housing Led approaches. Please read full job description and personal specification before you make your application.

How to Apply: Please see the attached advert for comprehensive job details and the link to the supporting documentation and application form, to enable you to apply. If you are unemployed and need support with the application please contact elt@sefton.gov.uk Closing date: 6 July, 2020 4:00 pm Interviews are due to take place between 20th July to 31st July.

Pay Type: Monthly

Contract Type: Permanent

Job Type: Job

Job Purpose: To lead a small, dynamic team providing flexible, open-ended packages of support, advice and assistance to people who are/have been living on the streets, so that they are able to access, maintain and support the service user to sustain a safe and secure home of their own.

Main Responsibilities: Support the team to develop a creative approach to engaging those who are hard to reach and identify appropriate support for the service users. Motivate the team to achieve excellent Housing First standards and ensure accurate and effective monitoring of performance. Ensuring confidentiality and safeguarding standards are adhered to and reported appropriately.

Working Pattern: To be discussed, will be on call.

Hours of Work: Full Time

Minimum Salary: £28977.00

Maximum Salary: £34918.00

Comments: As a Housing First Senior Support Officer you will be based in one of the local authorities within the city region. An enhanced DBS will be conducted. Your contract will be until August 2022.

Minimum Qualification Comments: Educated to (or willing to work towards)a level 3 of the Regulated Qualifications Framework for England. Sector relevant vocational, technical and professional qualifications.

Closing Date: 06 Jul 2020

Interview Date: N/A

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