Support Worker (ex-offenders)
Permanent | Full Time | 35 hours
We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and committed Support Worker to provide housing related support to homeless ex offenders and clients living in the community within our Birmingham service.
The post is based in our Selly Park accommodation project offering tenancy related support to homeless ex-offenders.
The essence of this role is to provide person centred support to our clients to resettle them back into the Community; leading to fulfilled lives, improved life choices, a reduction in offending and safer communities.
Our clients have a diverse range of support needs therefore it is an essential element of this role that you have experience and relevant knowledge of the needs of ex-offenders and how these needs can be met.
We need someone who is confident to work within a small team as well as being a lone worker. You will be proficient in using Microsoft Office packages and maintaining accurate written records.
The post holder is required to take responsibility for completing all essential support tasks as a Key Worker whilst maintaining Professional Boundaries and Confidentiality.
No two days are the same in this role which is what makes it so enjoyable. Please read through the job description for more information, particularly the section relating to `Special Requirements`. The post holder will be expected to be part of a 4 week rolling rota which will include weekends and bank holidays. You will be expected to complete on average 7 sleep-ins each month. You will have a full Driving Licence and access to a car.
Closing date for applications is however; early applications are encouraged as we reserve the right to bring the closing date forward if we receive a high volume of interest.
Interviews to be held on the 13th October 2020
How to Apply
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Job Type: Permanent
Location: B29 7JS
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