Support Worker (Chichester Hub)
Based in Chichester
Working on a 4 on 2 off shift (8hrs per day 8:30am – 5:00pm)
Salary £17,576 per annum
Rising on a Scale £17,922 - £19,974pa following successful completion of probation
You will be working within Stonepillow’s homeless drop-in Day Centre that provides clients with access to a range of facilities including food, shower and laundry facilities as well as assistance with benefit claims, housing options, an onsite GP surgery and a needle exchange service.
Ideally you will have experience of working with homelessness as well as substance misuse and/or mental health issues. A working knowledge of safeguarding and implementing individual support plans and risk assessments are desirable.
It is essential that you will have a non-judgmental and enabling approach to supporting single homeless and vulnerable adults and have experience and knowledge of Health, Housing and Work issues facing service users who are in recovery.
If you wish to be considered for the post, please return your completed application form by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to Stonepillow, St Joseph’s, Hunston Road, Chichester, PO20 1NP. Please remember to read the Guidance Notes for Applicants prior to completing your form as this sets out the type of information we are looking for in your application.
Closing date: 29th March 2017
Interviews will be held on the 7th April 2017
An Enhanced DBS check will be required for this post.