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  • Location:

    Bristol

  • Sector:

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    Competitive

  • Contact:

    Robert Davies

  • Contact email:

    robdavies@vrecruitment.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    02921 660 880

  • Job ref:

    J7751

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-27

  • Startdate:

    2022-06-14

  • Consultant:

    Rob Davies

*URGENT FILL POSITIONS*
*FULL OR PART-TIME HOURS AVAILABLE*
*TRANSFERABLE CARE EXPERIENCE CONSIDERED*
 
We have an AMAZING opportunity for a Support Worker to join a number of fantastic young persons’ supported housing projects in the Bristol area. You will be supporting young people to manage their own tenancy and promote independence. 
 
If you are enthusiastic, resilient, and motivated, wanting to make a difference in the lives of young people we would love to hear from you.
 
Supporting young people in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment, you can enable them to develop socially, emotionally, and behaviourally in a setting where they feel safe and cared for. The role is challenging but incredibly rewarding! You will be committed, passionate, and able to engage, encourage, and mentor the young people, whilst having a lot of fun!
 
Location: Bristol/Yate
 
Job Type: Young Persons’ Supported Housing
 
Shifts: Earlies: (08:00-15:00), Lates (15:00-23:00)
 
Pay: £11.09 per hour(inclusive of holiday pay) 
 
 
About the role and service:
  • To assist the project team to achieve positive outcomes and stated goals for the young people, building on strengths and helping overcome the young person’s barriers to achievement. 
  • To respond to requests and issues from young people, continually assessing the housing and support needs and risks of young people. 
  • To safeguard and promote the welfare of children and vulnerable young people at all times
  • To assist the project team to maximise each young person’s income & to support and encourage young people in rent payment. 
  • Assist the project team to work with individuals and groups of young people, so that they are encouraged to meaningfully occupy their time, supporting and assisting young people seeking to establish their learning needs and progress, and achieve vocational and academic qualifications. 
  • Ensure young people receive the best possible support by ensuring that all relevant support and housing management paperwork and processes are completed. 
  • Ensure the health, safety and security of the Project, colleagues, young people and visitors: take reasonable care to protect yourself and any other persons who may be affected by your actions or omissions, complying with all health and safety legislation and procedures. 
  • To undertake cleaning tasks as directed, to ensure that young people's rooms, communal and staff areas are safe and clean. 
  • To proactively report and/or remedy defects (where appropriate) in the buildings, furniture and equipment following relevant policies and procedures 
 
Benefits:
  • Excellent Rates of pay, weekly pay, and not Umbrella so no payroll charges.
  • Flexible working hours to suit your needs. Shifts are scheduled and booked via shift App either week by week or block booked.
  • 24-hour support line from Vetro Nursing
  • On-Going Training and Personal Development
  • 121 personal relationship with Consultant
  • Agency worker of the month award
  • Entry into our quarterly Golden Ticket to win £500
  • 24-hour registration (Online Enhanced DBS)
  • Choice of Holiday Pay paid or Accrued
  • Contributed Pension
 
 
 Requirements:
  • Ideally, 6 months of experience working in a similar care setting but any care-related experience considered. 
  • Right to work in the UK
  • Full valid UK driving licence(maximum 6 points) and own transport due to the location.                
  • Completion of our online application pack
 
 
 
Apply Now:
 If you’re looking for flexible hours and a challenging yet rewarding role where no day is the same then apply now! Click APPLY and a member of the team will be in touch.