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Homelessness Support Worker

Wakefield, Yorkshire
£10.25 Per Hour
Job Type
22 Sep 2022

REED Talent Solutions are currently recruiting for homelessness support workers in Wakefield This role is initially a temporary position. The pay rate for this role is per £11.59 per hour and is a mix of lates and early shifts. and waking nights.

The service is a fast paced environment and you will need exceptional planning and organisation skills and work well under pressure. Many of our customers lead chaotic lifestyles, often they have a background of offending, addiction and/or mental health. Our customers can quite often be disengaged in accepting support and you will need to think outside the box, adapt and work flexibly to help them succeed.The services provide accommodation and food for homeless people, the role includes assisting service users with this and issues such as, substance use, mental and physical health, and life skills. You will be involved in ensuring the smooth running of the service and liaising with other staff members to ensure the safety and wellbeing of the service users. This will involve cleaning duties and cooking food, and getting rooms ready for new customers who are coming into the service.

An Enhanced DBS on the Update Service would be an advantage as this is an ASAP start. This is a challenging yet rewarding role for the right person.

If you are interested in the role, please click on the below link to apply. A full job description is available on request.

"If you're thinking of joining us as a Support Worker, we'd love to hear from you. We encourage applicants from all sections of the community so that we can truly reflect the neighbourhoods in which we work."

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  • Job Reference: 718905938-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Reed
  • Location: Wakefield, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £10.25 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent