Support Worker

Employment
Contract Type: 
Permanent
Hours: 
Full time
Application deadline: 
Monday, 10 May, 2021 - 17:00
Based: 
Gateshead
Fixed Salary
£18,500
Per Annum
Employer: 
Oasis Community Housing

Salary:

£18,500 per annum

Full time role:

37 hours per week (Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm), with some flexibility to meet the post

About the Role:

Oasis Community Housing has been expanding our Basis Beds service in Gateshead and into Sunderland and South Tyneside over the last year. The project provides an accommodation offer to those furthest from safe and appropriate housing in a service designed specifically for individuals with multiple and complex needs.  Basis Beds is a same day access housing first project with properties dispersed throughout the borough of Gateshead, Sunderland and South Tyneside.

 

The post holder will be part of a team delivering floating support to people accommodated in Basis Beds and provide assistance to access the accommodation to those considered suitable who have received brief intervention in our resource centres Basis. At Basis, we run a day centre style drop in community based project, delivering both homeless prevention and homelessness response services to vulnerably housed and rough sleepers.

 

You will be qualified to NVQ2 or equivalent in a relevant subject and have knowledge and experience of working with vulnerable people in a paid or unpaid capacity. An understanding of the benefits system and knowledge of drug and alcohol misuse are all essential for this role.

 

Closing date for applications is Monday 10th May at 17:00

 

Please note – we are unable to contact candidates who have not been shortlisted, if you do not hear from Oasis within six weeks of the closing date, please assume you have been unsuccessful.

 

Any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and DBS Enhanced Disclosure.

 

Please note that CV’s are not accepted. For further information or to apply for this role click on the link below:

 

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For any queries regarding this vacancy, please contact recruitment@oasiscommunityhousing.org

 

Oasis Community Housing is an equal opportunities employer

Registered charity no. 1107554.