Homeless Support Worker - Thetford, Norfolk

Posted 22 February by Service Care Solutions Easy Apply Featured Ending soon
I am currently recruiting for a Homeless Support Worker vacancy for a Housing Association in Thetford, Norwich. You will be working 39 hours a week including some weekends as and when required. As a Homeless Support Worker in Norwich, experience of working with the homeless, ideally in a support setting, is an absolute necessity.

You MUST have an Enhanced DBS. Any experience of working with mental health issues, substance misuse and challenging behaviour, will also be beneficial. You will also need to be IT literate and will ideally be NVQ/QCF Qualified.

A key feature of this role is to work alongside, and provide support to, clients and their families in a person centred way to help them actively move towards living independently, whilst assisting with practical tasks based upon their needs.

Your responsibilities will be to:
*Deliver excellent customer centred care and support, taking a person centred and positive risk taking approach to enable customers to maintain and improve their independence, effectively manage and improve their personal safety and improve their social, emotional and mental wellbeing
*Undertaking assessments of customers support and safety needs and aspirations
*Keeping support and safety plans under review and working with customers to ensure that changes to their circumstances are reflected in their best interests in their support and safety plans
*Responding to emergent risks including clinical/medical emergencies, referring customers to external agencies as appropriate

If interested please call Sam at Service Care Solutions on or email your CV to

Reference: 34535034

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