Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Housing Support Worker - Peterborough


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Location: Peterborough
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Postcode: PE1 2RL
DBS Level: Enhanced Adult
Service Users: Service users to be confirmed upon location confirmation
Working Hours: 40 hours per week, Shift pattern - Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM / 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM, with 1 Saturday per month
Car Driver Needed: Yes
Own Vehicle Needed: Yes
Valid Business Insurance: Yes
Main Duties:
As a Housing Support Worker, you will play a crucial role in providing support and assistance to individuals in need.

Your main responsibilities will include:



  • Planning and delivering effective support and safety plans with service users, referring to specialist agencies as required.

  • Ensuring that properties are adequately equipped, maintained, furnished, and cleaned to provide a safe and comfortable living environment.

  • Supporting residents to understand their responsibilities to maintain their tenancies and future accommodation.

  • Empowering and motivating service users to identify and achieve their desired outcomes, fostering independence and self-sufficiency.

  • Developing move-on plans with service users, identifying realistic options for their future homes and supporting their transition.



Reporting Line: Ashleigh Ingils
Lone Working: Yes
Working from Home: Yes
Number of Properties: 3 to 4
Requirements:



  • Enhanced DBS clearance covering adults.

  • Previous experience in a housing support or similar role, with a strong understanding of support planning and service delivery.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage effectively with service users and external agencies.

  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team, with strong organizational and time-management skills.

  • Valid UK driver's license and access to a vehicle with valid business insurance.



This role offers a rewarding opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of individuals in need in Peterborough.