Visiting Support Coordinator (Supported Housing)

5 days left

Location
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Salary
Circa £22,000 including benefits
Posted
15 May 2019
Closes
24 May 2019
Ref
NTXNB396722
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Visiting Support Coordinator (Supported Housing)

Bedford

Circa £22,000 including benefits

Fixed term contract until July 2020

Rolling Rota (including weekends and evenings including sleep-ins)

Amongst the other amazing things our client does, they are a dynamic and ambitious Housing Association based in Bedford, operating throughout the Oxford to Cambridge growth arc. They have in excess of 18,500 homes and employ over 400 staff.

They are pleased to offer an excellent opportunity for a personable and caring individual to join them as a Visiting Support Coordinator. This role will provide much needed support to the Retirement Housing and Carelink customers.

Making regular contact with customers, you will respond to emergency call outs and use the relevant support plans to deliver the support needed by each customer, including ensuring each scheme provides a safe environment for everyone.

You will thrive in this role if you can demonstrate:

  • An understanding of the needs of older people
  • Ability to use own initiative and be self-motivating particularly when working alone
  • Good IT skills to include MS Word, Excel, Outlook and using a tablet Strong written and verbal communication skills

Amongst what they offer in return for your hard work is:

  • Circa £18,000
  • 10% Shift Allowance £2,000
  • Car Allowance 28 days holiday (PLUS Bank Holidays!)
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Private health care
  • Opportunities for development and professional training
  • Discounted gym membership Retail discount scheme