Floating Support Officer

Location
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Salary
Salary – £24,147.19 per annum
Posted
14 Jun 2019
Closes
05 Jul 2019
Ref
HPGIS429778
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Floating Support Officer
Salary – £24,147.19 per annum
Location – Shrewsbury, Porchfield Hub
Hours – 37, Permanent

Our client are a strong, resilient and effective provider of homes and care services throughout Shropshire and Staffordshire, with 12,000 homes, 25,000 customers and 600 employees. The Group has ambitious plans to build more homes and provide even better choice for their customers and communities.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Floating Support Officer to join their Supported Housing team in Shrewsbury.

In this role you will be supporting eligible customers in order to promote their independence and support with integration into the wider community. You will also help older people feel safe and secure within their environment. Reducing customers debt dependency, supporting with purposeful activities and where appropriate into education, training and work opportunities.

They are looking for someone who has previous experience with working with vulnerable people on a one to one basis. As well as knowledge and understanding of the welfare benefit system. You will have the ability to communicate positively with customers and areas of the community.

This role will be subject to an enhanced DBS check

Closing date – 5th July 2019
Interview date – w/c 15th July 2019