Floating Support Team Leader

Headway Recruitment
04 Jun 2019
02 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Housing Support Team Leader
I am recruiting for a Team Leader Floating Housing Support Service for my client based in Bradford.
Duties include but not limited to:
??Experience of working directly with vulnerable people, in a paid or voluntary capacity
??Experience/understanding of line management responsibility including inducting new staff, on-site coaching, staff supervision and carrying out appraisals.
??Experience of support/care/skill planning with service users.
??Good level of literacy to write clear and accurate reports
??Working knowledge of welfare and housing benefits.
??Ability to communicate effectively with service users, workers and external professionals - both in terms of written and oral skills
??Support and enable service users to develop independent living skills
??Assess the needs of service users and plan support in partnership with other agencies
??To deliver a planned resettlement service
??Ability to apply risk management procedures when processing referrals and/or working with residents as part of the support planning process
??Use initiative and take responsibility for own workload
??Mediate between two or more conflicting parties, deal with crisis situations in a calm and rational manner
??Manage a caseload of service users, via key-working,
??To possess computer literacy skills, ability to use word processing, internet and e-mail.
??Commitment to and an understanding of Equality of Opportunity and the ongoing management of diversity.
??Team worker and a supportive approach to colleagues.
??Commitment to service user involvement and placing residents at the heart of the service.
Flexible working 35 hours per week over 5 day between the hours of 9.00am to 6.30pm GBP21,000 per annum.
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