Accommodation Support Worker (Homelessness) #000910731

Job Description

Please be aware this is a Long Term Temporary post to start ASAP.

The candidate will be joining the Afghan resettlement scheme. Candidate to start ASAP

We need someone who is able to visit families in their own homes or the apartments where they are temporary staying. A car driver is essential because they will be traveling across Manchester.

The families will need support with setting up utility bills, maintaining payments, council tax etc. Support with Universal credit and regularly checking their UC journal. Applying for School places, and a GP.

Their rent account must also be checked regularly to ensure it is in payment. A good knowledge of safeguarding is essential in the role.

The candidate will be supporting people who are new to the UK and from different cultural backgrounds.

Please be aware this is a Long Term Temporary post to start ASAP.

You must have:

  • Post qualified experience.
  • Enhanced DBS/Update service.
  • References required for the last 5 years of employment.

Benefits of working with

  • Free on-going training opportunities upon registering as part of our commitment to you.
  • Competitive Rates of pay
  • In house payroll, providing weekly payments and support
  • Enhanced DBS completed.
  • Support and expert advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
  • An assigned dedicated & experienced consultant
  • Various employment opportunities in your preferred geographical area

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