Halton Lodge provides housing-related support for adults (including 16/17 year olds) who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. The service accommodates up to 66 people and provides support for adults with a range of needs including mental health related issues, learning disabilities and/or autistic spectrum conditions, people with substance misuse issues and people who have a history of offending. It’s a short-term accommodation service, with support focused on enabling and empowering tenants to find sustainable, long-term accommodation in the local community
As a Project Worker you will provide a warm, friendly and responsive support service at the Halton Lodge, an accommodation based service for adults who are homeless and have support needs including mental health related needs and substance misuse issues. The service has 66 units of accommodation across two wings, with the Cheshire Wing providing support for people with complex needs and the Ford Wing providing support for people with lower level support needs.
You will provide a highly responsive Supported Accommodation service at Halton Lodge by assisting hard to house / homeless people with complex problems to overcome their issues and develop the life skills to enable them to move on and sustain independent living. You will provide a safe & secure environment to enable people with a chaotic lifestyle, educational or health issues to stabilise their lives. This is a night based role, 40 hours per week working 4 days on shift then 4 days off, 10pm till 8am.We appreciate applications from graduates seeking a career in homeless service provision.