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Support Worker (Stonepillow Homeless Supported Accommodation Services)

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Chichester

Stonepillow

Permanent

£17,772 to £18,070 per annum

Full Time (37 hours per week Monday to Friday)

Based in Bognor Regis but covering all Stonepillow supported accommodation across the Chichester, Bognor Regis and Littlehampton area.

Stonepillow offers shelter, information and support to empower homeless and vulnerable people to make positive changes in their lives.

Working in our Supported Accommodation Team you will enable adults who may have experienced a number of complexities including homelessness, Mental Health and/or Substance misuse issues or are in some other way socially disadvantaged to live as fully independently as possible.

Ideally you will have experience of working with homelessness as well as substance misuse and/or mental health issues. A working knowledge of safeguarding and implementing individual support plans is desirable as well as the ability to work independently , often lone working, as well as in part of a team.

It is essential that you will have a non-judgmental and enabling approach to supporting single homeless and vulnerable adults and have experience and knowledge of Health, Housing and Work issues facing service users who are in recovery.

Closing date: 22nd May 2018
Interviews will be held on the 31st May 2018
An Enhanced DBS check will be required for this post.

Salary £17,772 per annum rising to £18,070pa following successful completion of probation
37 hours per week Monday to Friday