Project Worker
Ipswich
£ 18,252 - 19,738 per year Permanent - Full time
Project Worker
Ipswich
Full Time, ­­­39 hours a week
£18,252 - £19,738 per annum (dependent on experience)
 
Do you have a passion to support homeless vulnerable people living in supported housing?
 
We are recruiting for a passionate individual to join our growing team as an experienced Project Worker to provide support at our homeless supported housing services in one of our schemes in Ipswich. If this is of interest then we would love to hear from you…

Notting Hill Genesis Housing is actively recruiting for an experienced Project Worker to join one of the homeless supported housing schemes located in Ipswich.

Notting Hill Genesis Housing Care & Support is one of the largest providers of housing related support to single homeless people within Suffolk.  We have recently undergone an ambitious change programme within several of our schemes across the county.  The aim of the new services is to ensure our customers achieve their goals and aspirations through the support, encouragement and guidance of our staff.
 
Located at our Cavendish Lodge scheme in Ipswich, the Project Worker will be responsible for delivering person-centred services. The Cavendish Lodge scheme is an accommodation based environment that supports single homeless people who may have experienced drug, alcohol, substance misuse problems, and/or have varying support needs.
 
The primary focus of our schemes is to support clients in a range of areas, including finding employment, recovery from addiction, and building stability through a range of social activities.  A successful outcome is achieved when our customers can move on to more suitable long-term accommodation, appropriate to their needs.
 
Previous supported housing experience would be suitable for this role as you will be supporting single homeless people that can display challenging behavior. You will be required to lone work and use your own initiative which will need a strong willed and confident individual. We want to find motivational individual’s that have a genuine interest working with vulnerable people and delivering a person-centred service.

Housing and Benefits knowledge is preferable
 
Salary will depend on experience for the role

Hours will be 39 hours a week, over a rota basis. You will be required to work some weekends.

Please see the Role Profile for further details. You can request this from our Recruitment Partner - Retinue Solutions.

For further information or an informal conversation regarding the role please contact Laura Maxey on 07384798496 or email Laura.Maxey@retinue-solutions.com 

You will need to supply your CV and a Supporting Statement in order to apply. Your Supporting Statement must cover the requirements in the Role Profile (detailing your suitability for the role). This can be found on the Notting Hill Genesis website or you can request a copy to complete your application.


Interviews – TBC
 
Notting Hill Genesis is one of the UK’s leading housing providers.  Care & Support is a huge part of what we do, with services across London, the South East and East Anglia.  We believe in providing the support networks our customers need and aim to make a positive impact in their lives.

We’re hugely diverse, providing support to customers with a wide range of support needs.  We don’t just accept difference, we celebrate and support it.  Like the communities we serve, we thrive on it.
Sector: Social Care
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Extra info:
Project worker Role Profile NEW.pdf

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