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Job Reference: 45081

Homeless Support Worker (Temp)

  • Cardiff, Cardiff, Wales
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Sam Boggis
  • £12.39 - £12.39

Seven Social Care are looking for a temporary Homeless Support Worker to work with Cardiff Council. This position is initially for a period of 12 months and will be paying £12.39 per hour via an umbrella company.

The role:

As a support worker you will provide homelessness/ pre-resettlement support to service users with mental health and complex support needs who are currently or who are at risk of being homeless. As a support worker you will conduct a needs and risk assessment and draw up an agreed outcome-based support plan with the service user to assist her with accessing appropriate housing and/or Resettlement Services.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assessing clients’ needs
  • Advising clients of their rights
  • Collating and providing information on hostel vacancies and housing rights
  • Maintaining accurate records such as reports and meetings minutes
  • Making referrals to specialist organisations and services
  • Planning and delivering workshops

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: N/A.
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a similar role.
  • Compliance: Current DBS.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.

After winning multiple awards in 2019, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

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