2 x Homeless Support Workers (Stonepillow Chichester Hub/Day Centre Service)
One of these is a one-year Maternity Cover.
Based in Chichester.
Salary: £19,290 per annum.
33 days Annual Leave (which includes bank holidays).
Working Hours: Working on an average of 36.5 hours per week Monday to Friday.
Stonepillow offers shelter, information and support to empower homeless and vulnerable people to make positive changes in their lives.
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. You may also be asked to travel to other projects within Chichester and Bognor Regis. At times you will also be required to work within the Chichester hostel.
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 clients who are in recovery.
If you wish to be considered for this post, please return your completed application form to firstname.lastname@example.org or Stonepillow, 1 East Pallant, Chichester, West Sussex, PO19 1TY.
Please remember to read the guidance notes prior to completing your application form. An enhanced DBS check will be required for this post.
Closing date: Monday 27th May 2019
Please Note: CV’s will not be accepted instead of a completed application form.