Support Worker (Part-Time)

Project: Hastings Young People's Accommodation Service

Location: St. Leonards-on-Sea - TN38 0PG

Reference Number: 129

Hours per Week: 20

Salary: £20,746 pro rata

Job Description

About the Role

The Support Worker will ensure that the day to day running of the project is carried out efficiently and effectively.  They will undertake daily building management tasks, support clients to use the service effectively, maintain their personal space and attend appointments. To provide support using psychologically informed, strength’s based and solution focused practice to young people living in the stage 3 accommodation. To equip the residents with the skills and tools they will need to live independently.

About the Project

Hastings Young Peoples Service offers supported accommodation to young people aged 16 to 25 years across four properties in Hastings and St Leonards. Brittany Road (Stage 1) is a 9 bed high support service, staffed 24 hours a day, and Southwater Rd and Milward Rd (Stage 2) are 6 bed shared houses with support being provided by a dedicated key worker. Residents will move on from these houses into more independent accommodation including its own stage 3 property at Filsham Road where this particular post will be based.

The structured life skills programme equips people to live independently. The programme includes cooking, budgeting, form filling, social skills, being a good neighbour and tenant, health and safety and DIY and is delivered at all stages within this pathway.

 

Salary: £20,746 per annum pro rata
Pension: 5.5% employer contribution (reviewed annually)
Annual Leave:
The annual leave entitlement will be 185 hours (25 working days) pro rata, rising 1 day for each year of service to a maximum of 222 hours (30 days) pro rata.  All public bank holidays are granted with two extra statutory days, to be taken over the Christmas period.

Closing date

Closing Date: Friday 19 August 2022 12.00pm

Interview Date: Thursday 1 September 2022

Application Pack

Job DetailsJob DescriptionPerson Specification

Application form Criminal offences declaration formRecruitment monitoring form

How to apply

  1. Download and complete all the forms in the application pack.
  2. Attach all the completed documents to an email. The title of the email should read: (Your name): BHT job reference – (job reference number).
  3. Send your application to jobs@bht.org.uk
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