Night Worker x2
Permanent – 42 hours per week
Housingrecruit.com is advertising for two Night Workers on behalf of our client, a leading social housing provider based in Southampton.
Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding role where you are able to empower people every day to develop their skills and move towards independence? Do you enjoy working in an environment where every day is different to the next? Then this could be the role for you.
You will be working as part of the night team to provide support to our homeless clients. You will love helping others by being on hand when they need you. Your primary role will be to keep our service and the people that use it, safe. Your positive attitude towards your work and others will help to contribute to a great working environment. You will have a calm and personable manner and be able to handle potentially difficult situations.
Night Workers will usually work a 12 hour (waking) shift between 8pm and 8am, on a four night on, four night off rota. Although these are long shifts, you will get four days off after, which can provide a great work life balance.
Night in the life of a Night worker:
- Be the first welcoming friendly face for people coming into the service
- Provide informal support to clients and be a listening ear
- Respond to incoming calls
- Deal with any incidents that may arise and contact external services when necessary
- Monitor the service and surrounding areas that are covered by CCTV
Our client is a homeless housing association, offering supported accommodation in Hampshire, Berkshire and West Sussex for those who are homeless, vulnerable or in need of support. They will provide you with a full and enjoyable training plan from the beginning of your journey with us. They are committed to ensuring that you have the tools and the knowledge necessary to do your job effectively.
Giving Clients Choice & Control, Being Open and Honest and Equality & Diversity
Previous experience in this type of work is not essential but you will have a real passion for wanting to work with homeless people. Your values will match our client’s, you will be committed to helping others and enjoy the real job satisfaction that this brings.
Closing Date: Sunday 3rd June 2018
How to apply:
For more information about the role or to complete the application process please click the apply button to go to the recruiter’s website.