Support Worker needed for an ongoing part time temporary contract in Bristol
Your new company
You will be joining a local supported housing provider who provides support to vulnerable service users who are escaping or suffering from domestic abuse. This organisation promotes independence and really focuses on improving service users lives.
Your new role
As a support worker you will be working on a part time (18.5 hours) temporary basis. As a support worker you will be providing support plans to service users who have been through mental health backgrounds, supporting them to move on and promote independence. You will be carrying out a floating support service across the Bristol area, carrying out support plans, tenancy advice and housing management support. As a support worker you will respond to emergency and crisis situations by providing support, advice, signposting or direct interventions as necessary. As a support worker you will champion service user empowerment, encouraging the services on offer are accessible and relevant.
What you'll need to succeed
To be a successful support worker you must have working knowledge in supported housing and have working experience in mental health support. To be a successful support worker you must have strong knowledge in support plans, be able to communicate with different backgrounds and be passionate about helping people. You must have access to a car and have a clean driving license.
What you'll get in return
Not only are you offered a competitive hourly rate but you will be joining an organisation who encourages development from within. You will be provided with relevant training and opportunities to further your knowledge and skills. This is a great role if you are looking to help vulnerable people and support towards independence. You will be joining an organisation who puts their staff at the forefront of their service and is a great opportunity to make a difference.
What you need to do now
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