Salary/Rate £17550/annum Location Leicester Posted 04/09/2019 (16:36) Just Added Company Adullam Homes Housing Association Limited Apply Now Description
Adullam Homes are looking for a Support Worker to join their team in Leicester.
Job Title: Support Worker
Salary: £17,550 following successful 6 month probationary period
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
As a values based organisation all employees contribute to the maintenance and development of our values, culture and ethos by articulating and demonstrating them to build a staff culture where every person feels empowered and valued. We have recently been re-awarded the Investors in People Silver award.
Adullam was formed in 1972 and we are a not for profit organisation working in the community with vulnerable and excluded people from a diverse range of backgrounds providing support through a variety of high quality housing, support and advice services.
Support Worker - The Role:
We have a new and exciting opportunity for a Support Worker to work within our Norman House service in Leicester.
The service provides accommodation and support to single homeless adults with an offending background, to ensure clients move positively move into settled accommodation and thus prevent re offending.
Support Worker - You:
To be successful in the role of Support Worker you will have a good understanding of the needs of vulnerable and socially excluded people, particularly ex-offenders. Specifically, you will have an understanding of the barriers and issues our clients face in terms of housing and tenancy issues.
You will also need to possess good written and verbal communication skills, IT skills together with great organisational and time management abilities. Above all, you will be committed to achieving great positive outcomes for our clients.
Support Worker - Benefits:
If you're the kind of person who can relate to our values of "integrity and fairness, valuing the individual and striving for excellence" and can help others to help themselves, you'll gain a great deal from working with us. In return we offer a competitive salary and benefits package which includes;
- Starting salary of £16,673 rising to £17,550 after successful probation period - 5 weeks' holiday (including bank holidays) rising to 6 weeks after service, plus bank holidays - Up to 2 additional days' holiday per year available based on attendance - Westfield Heath Cash Plan - Death in service policy - Pension scheme - Enhanced sick pay, maternity pay and paternity pay.
To submit your CV for this exciting opportunity, please click 'Apply' today! To strengthen your application for this role please include a covering letter / paragraph explaining how you meet the role criteria.
Closing Date: 9am, Friday 20th September 2019
Interviews: 3rd October 2019
This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check.
At Adullam we celebrate diversity and offer opportunities for all - the only difference we see is the difference you can make. Type Permanent Contract Length N/A Contact Name Login or register to view Job Reference 0409SWLEIC Job ID 210738352 Applications Be first to apply Apply Now