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Assistant Project Worker

Posted 17 October by Living+ Ended

We have an exciting and rewarding job opportunity for someone who receives great satisfaction from helping individuals to build their confidence and independence in order to reach their full potential.


What your role will be

As an Assistant Project Worker within this supported housing service, you will provide support, expert advice and guidance to one young person that has complex needs. 
You will work closely with your colleagues at the service including the Team Leader to support the delivery of a person-centred service, accurately recording information and ensuring the environment is safe and fit for purpose.  

You will work 17.5 hours over a Saturday and Sunday which will be broken down to (Sat 15:00 – 20:15 and Sun 08:00 – 20:15).

Please note that interviews for this post are likely to take place on the 24th October 2017.


Your background

Here at Places for People we are looking for someone who is as spirited as we are about delivering great customer service.  It is our passionate approach that has made us one of the largest and most innovative property management companies in the UK. 

To be considered for this role you must possess excellent communication skills, both written and verbal and the ability to accurately record information. You will have knowledge experience of support planning and carrying out risk assessments.  In essence we need you to have experience of working with a vulnerable client group and helping them to achieve independent living.

It would be beneficial if you had some knowledge of housing management, benefits and the welfare system due to the nature of the role.

What we offer you

Recognised by Investors in People as a Gold Status employer, at Places for People we really do care about our employees. We know that when you feel valued and you enjoy your working environment, you perform better in your role and your overall morale and well-being improves. In this role you will receive an attractive rewards package that will include a comprehensive pension; generous holiday entitlement; childcare vouchers; high street discount vouchers; free counselling; free flu-jabs; opportunities to get loans, plus many other benefits including career development.

About us

Places for People Living+ provides a range of personalised accommodation, support and care services to help people with complex needs live independent, fulfilling lives. This means so much more than just a roof over their heads. Part of the Places for People Group, Living+ supports people in many ways, tailoring its services to meet their needs and helping them live independently in a place they can call home.

What’s next

If you meet the criteria and ready to make the next step in your career then apply following our simple 5 minute application process, upload a CV and a supporting statement which demonstrates how you meet the requirements of the role.

Please note that vacancies may sometimes be withdrawn prior to the closing date if we receive a large number of quality applications. If you are interested in this role we would advise applying immediately to avoid disappointment.

If you are using a mobile device such as an iPad then ensure your CV is stored in the cloud, we currently support Google Drive and Dropbox.
If you have any questions please call the recruitment team on .

Reference: 33568327

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