Brook Street

Hostel Worker - Female Ex Offenders

Brook Street
Bedford, Bedfordshire, England
£8.75 - £9.00 per hour + Holiday pay and pension scheme
19 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Samantha Hamilton
Contract Type
Full Time

BS Social Care currently have a vacancy to work full time hours at a hostel based in Bedfordshire. The hostel provides support for female ex-offenders who are on probation after serving time within a prison facility. This is a temporary position with ongoing hours on a rotared basis. We are able to offer both days and nights; evenings and weekends included.

This is a fantastic role for a support worker with a passion for promoting positive outcomes for ex-offenders. Part of your role here will be supporting the service users to adjust to their new life following their release from prison. You will need to be a resilient and confident individual who can effectively detach the past crime from the individual and support them in moving on. This will include offering guidance and advice in a professional and caring manner for a variety of aspects, such as housing and employment. As a valued member of the hostel's team you will be supported with regular training and support to give you the tools that you need to really make a difference to the lives of the people that you are working with.

We are looking for someone with at least 1 years experience working in Health and Social Care and who is confident enough to deal with challenging behaviour within the hostel. You will also need a DBS on the update service, however we can help you in applying for this.

If you are interested in applying for this position please call Georgie on 01604 631797 or apply online now.