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Housing Support Worker

  • Location
    Barnsley , South Yorkshire
  • Salary
    9.5 £ - 9.75 £ / Hour
  • Category
    Housing, Support & Technical - Care & Support
  • External Reference

Badenoch & Clark is currently recruiting for a Housing Support Worker to join a housing organisation in the South Yorkshire area. This is an exciting opportunity to work with clients aged 16-25 years who present vulnerable needs within their own tenancy in the community.

This opportunity will initially be temporary for 12 weeks with a view to going onto a permanent contract.

Overview of duties
* Provide support through one to one key working sessions around housing, education, health and well being.
* Updating support plans and supporting clients to work towards stated goals and outcomes.
* Signposting to other external agencies.
* Record all interventions and maintain case notes to a high standard.
* Assist clients with independent living skills including budgeting, cleaning and cooking.
* Attend case conferences and other related meetings where appropriate.
* Support clients to complete welfare benefit application forms and maximise income where possible.

The successful candidate must have previous experience of working within a housing related role and have a recent or portable DBS check. The post holder will need to hold a driving licence and have access to a vehicle. Badenoch & Clark is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Badenoch & Clark is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a registered Disability Symbol User.

To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Lucy Thackray

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