Night Support Worker
Date Posted 16/06/2022
Application Closing Date 13/07/2022 23:59
Hours 36 per week
Salary £20,528.71 per annum
Location Cheshire - Northwich & Winsford
ForHousing is a social purpose business that positively impacts communities by reinvesting profits, building vibrant and safe communities. We know that together we achieve more so we work with a range of like-minded partners to deliver positive change in communities and improve lives.
We can only do this if we’ve got people with as much enthusiasm and passion as we have for making things happen.
Forfutures is a service which delivers the homeless support service in Cheshire West and Chester in partnership with the Council. Forfutures is supporting those who are at risk of being homeless, those without secure accommodation and people sleeping rough. The forfutures team are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic person to join our team as a Night Support Worker, based in Northwich.
You work alongside customers living in supported accommodation, providing on site assurance and reactive support. You will be part of a team who are responsible for the management of scheme sites during evenings and overnight, remaining alert to safety and security. As well as providing support to the customers you will support the housing management to achieve void turn-rounds timescales including cleaning and preparing of accommodation
Ideally Candidates will have undertaken relevant training relating to safeguarding and homelessness legislation and practice and will have experience of providing care and/or support services within a social care setting (supported housing, care, nursing, residential). Experience of working with vulnerable adults, an understanding of the support needs and the issues facing our customers and a full UK driving licence would be beneficial for this role.
As well as a generous holiday entitlement, we offer a range of benefits for a rewarding career including an enhanced pension scheme, health plan, staff discount scheme and extensive wellbeing and support. Once you join the team you will have access to opportunities to develop yourself and your career whilst delivering positive change in communities and improve lives.
ForHousing is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We especially welcome applicants from the Armed Forces community.