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Housing Support Worker Job

  • Location:

    Cardiff, Wales

  • Sector:

    Support Work

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    £8.50 - £9.53 per hour + 28 days annual leave + weekly pay

  • Contact:

    Corey Evans

  • Contact email:

    corey@vrecruitment.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    COR2112_1545404839

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-01-20

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

At Vetro we are currently recruiting for project workers to work with individuals in a hostel who are at risk of homelessness and have substance and alcohol misuse.

The Organisation

The Organisation has been providing accommodation and support services since 1978. The company specialises in providing services for individuals with multiple, complex needs; people who, because of their high support needs, are often excluded from other services and have difficulty in accessing accommodation.

The clients that the organisation supports have drug and alcohol dependency and operate policies where the service users must follow these boundaries. The company provide opportunities to all their clients and support individuals who have been turned away by other organisations.

The organisation has an ethos where everyone deserves the right to a home, that everyone deserves the right to feel safe, to feel valued and to feel positive about their future.

Benefits:

£8.50 - £9.53 per hour and weekly pay

£50 Love2Shop referral scheme

Employee of the month scheme

24/7 support from our dedicated team of recruitment consultants

Responsibilities:

To support the residents with their day-to-day living

To ensure the safety of the residents and provide a safe environment for them to live in.

To be able to deal with challenging behaviours and provide support emotional support when needed.

Promote the tenant's independence and well-being.

Develop and maintain good working relationships with the residents, other staff and professionals.

Conduct welfare checks to ensure that the residents are safe

Requirements:

Experience as a Support Worker in a similar role - Essential

Be open and approachable person - Essential

Excellent communication skills - Essential

Ability to build good relationships with service users, staff and professionals - Essential

Referral Scheme

At Vetro Recruitment we recognise that exceptional people always know other exceptional people, so why not earn £50 to £250 for referring them to Vetro Recruitment. Click HERE for more details.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

www.vetrorecruitment.co.uk

At Vetro Recruitment we have over 100 years' of combined experience helping people plan their career path, navigate the job market and find their ideal role. We pride ourselves on the service we offer our candidates. We will work alongside you at all stages of the job application process and help you identify, apply for and secure your ideal role. Whether you are looking for a permanent or temporary position we're here to help.

Vetro Recruitment acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Vetro Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.