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DATE ADDED: Fri 24/05/2019

Refuge Support Worker

Blackpool, UK

JOB TYPE: Contract

SALARY: £9.60 - £11/hour

Ashberry Recruitment are currently looking for a Support Worker to work in the Fylde area.

Ashberry Recruitment established in 2010 specialise in Recruitment for the Housing and Social Care Sector supporting clients from a variety of backgrounds including homelessness, learning disabilities and children's homes.

As a Support Worker, you will be responsible for carrying your own case load and will have experience with chaotic clients.

This is a Monday-Friday role, all daytime hours.

35 hours a week

Some of your duties and responsibilities will be as follows:

- Working as part of a team
- Carrying out client needs and risk assessment for all referrals
- Supporting tenants through individual resettlement support plans
- To ensure clients comply with their tenancy agreement
- Supporting clients with welfare rights, budgeting, employment, education and training
- Liaising with all relevant housing agencies to find suitable move on accommodation for tenants
- Develop links with the local community
- Ensure communication systems are accurately maintained and up-to-date
- Maintenance of the Health and Safety incident and accident records
- To be aware of and work within agreed organisation policies and procedures.

Requirements for the role:

- Enhanced DBS Check
- Full UK Driving Licence and Car
- Must have a proven track record of providing information, advice and guidance to clients
- Knowledge and understanding of basic IT suitable for an office environment
- Knowledge of basic housing management tasks, i.e. rent collection, tenancy agreements and arrears management
Role: Refuge Support Worker
Job Type: Contract
Location: Blackpool, Lancashire,

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