Brook Street

Advice and Support Officer - Social Care based in Croydon

Brook Street
Croydon, Surrey, England
£19563 - £20563 per annum + salary review within 6 months
05 Mar 2018
02 Apr 2018
Craig Dicken
Contract Type
Full Time

Our Client has a range of services for young people and employs Advice and Support Officers flexibly enabling individuals to transfer between the services as appropriate for the post holder (e. in the event of a contract ending) and the organisation (e. due to unforeseen long-term staff absence). Advice and Support Officers at CAYSH are expected to be able to achieve all tasks listed here, but may not be required to in their specific service placement at any given time.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Ability to undertake safeguarding responsibilities
  • Experience of liaising with a varity of people and agencies
  • A working knowledge of relevant housing and social service legislation

  • Requirements:

  • Qualified to level 4 in social care
  • Ability to work as a team member and on own initiative when needed
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing at all levels of the organisation, demonstrating a good standard of written and spoken English
  • Ability to work flexibly and shifts in the evenings and weekends as part of the rota on a regular basis
  • Experience of using e-mail, Outlook and the Internet

  • Salary

    £ 19,563 which will be reviewed after 6 months based on performance.

    If you are interested please send your CV to Dalia Gomaa on