Community Youth Worker – Supported Accommodation

Posted 1 month ago
Gloucester
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Job Description

Team Support Healthcare offer you an opportunity to work with our client based in Gloucester.
We are looking for dedicated and enthusiastic individuals to take on the role of Supported Accommodation – Support Workers
Full time salary range is £31,516.37** at Entry Level, to £34,287.37** for experienced Support Workers
Are you passionate in making a difference to the lives of Young people aged 16-18 who are unable to live with their families ? Are you looking for a career change with the opportunity to progress?
No experience is necessary, only a can do attitude. Training package offered, and support from an experienced team.
The Ideal person will have the following skills and experience –
· Passionate and enthusiastic approach to helping young people
· Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal), with the ability to negotiate and influence, while exercising emotional intelligence.
· Ability to work on your own initiative.
· Ability to cope with crisis situations.
· Ability to work in and adapt to a changing environment.
· Good administrative, recording and reporting skills.
· Confident in speaking and facilitating a group environment
· A commitment to deliver individual and organisational targets.
· Empathy with the aims and values of the organisation.
· Full UK Driving Licence is essential.
Enhanced DBS certificate is required.
QCF L3 CYP Workforce qualified is desirable; training will be provided for the right candidate
Arabic speaking will be advantageous
Ability to work shifts including evenings, weekends. Some of the homes require night shifts. Welcome applications from candidates who would like to work sessional shifts (in house bank).
The role –
The Supported Living service supports Young People who are care leavers aged 16 – 18.You will work closely as a key worker for a small number of Young People in the community striving to deliver high standards of care, support, and housing to ensure they can be independent and have a chance to flourish.
**inclusive of additional supplement for completing 2 sleep in shifts per week
Please Click apply now or contact Tel: 02039598123 email: cprice@teamsupporthealthcare.co.uk
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: Up to £34,287.37 per year
Benefits:
Casual dress
Company pension
Cycle to work scheme
Gym membership
Store discounts
Schedule:
Monday to Friday
Weekend availability
Licence/Certification:
Driving Licence (required)