Support Worker FORV81411
Our client is a forward-thinking social organisation that positively impacts communities. They're also proud to create opportunities that make things happen - for people, families, homes and communities. They're a busy team with lots to do and can only achieve this if they've got the right resources so look for people and partners with as much enthusiasm and passion as they have for making things happen.
A new service within the group has been set up to deliver the homeless support service in Cheshire West and Chester in partnership with the Council. They are supporting those who are at risk of being homeless, those without secure accommodation and people sleeping rough. Due to the development and growth of the service they currently have opportunities available for people to join the team as a Support Worker within the Accommodation service.
This is a great development opportunity for somebody who wants to work within a social care setting and to gain wide range of experience. They are looking for somebody with empathy, organised and has a willingness to learn. For this role you will have an understanding of the issues affecting Homeless Customers and excellent communication skills. You will work collaboratively with colleagues, providing quality information, ensuring a positive Customer experience providing on site assurance and support. You will be solution focus and have an ability to problem solve issues and incidents involving the customers.
For this role it would be beneficial if you hold an NVQ Level 2/3 in Social Care or equivalent but is not essential. An understanding of the support needs and the issues facing our customers is essential for this role along with a full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle.
Our client is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community
Closing date: 29th May 2019 (please be aware that this vacancy may close earlier dependant on number of applications)
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