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Job Reference: 47760

Rough Sleeper Resettlement Worker

  • Maidenhead, Berkshire, England
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Sam Boggis
  • £17 - £18

Seven Social Care are looking for a temporary Rough Sleeper Resettlement Worker to work in Maidenhead. This position is initially for a period of 2- 3 months and is paying £17.00 – £18.00 per hour (paid to via an umbrella company).

The role:

Identify and investigate instances of individuals sleeping rough in the borough, engage with and assess the needs of individuals rough sleeping in the borough through the rough sleeper pathway. To work alongside our Housing Options Officers to support vulnerable people to prevent and relieve homelessness and to support them to move on to more suitable accommodation. This will be achieved by assisting and encouraging customers to meet their personalized housing plans and helping them to access support from a wide range of agencies. This is with an aim to focus on the whole person to improve the customer’s wellbeing and reduce barriers to sustaining accommodation determine pathway options.

Supporting rough sleepers whilst in stage 1 accommodation, recording all information on the PRAH online data system, whilst triggering an outcomes star application for each case. Working with rough sleepers from the street to sustainable accommodation options, working with internal and external partner agencies to deliver multi-agency interventions.

Key Responsibilities:

      Identify rough sleepers via assertive outreach, build a rapport and promote the well-being of clients and support linking them into the Rough Sleeper Pathway

Carrying out thorough assessments through the pathway, identifying priorities and ongoing needs, including establishing local connections and reconnection needs

Providing crisis intervention support including responding to risk such as anti-social behaviour, mental health concerns etc

To work alongside the Housing Options Team to support customers in the delivery of their Personal Housing Plans.

To work with people to understand their housing and support needs, as well as their ambitions, strengths and talents, with a view to increasing their ability to cope and ultimately thrive.

To provide support and advice to vulnerable people to enable them to stay in their homes or move to suitable accommodation.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: NVQ Level 3 or experience in relevant field.
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a similar role.
  • Compliance: Current DBS check.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

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