Hostel Assistant Support Worker
Salary £18,065.00 per annum pro rata (£20,560.00 per annum actual)
Working on a 3 day on 3 day off rota.
Based in Bognor Regis
Stonepillow support and empower homeless and vulnerable people to achieve sustainable independence and wellbeing and make positive changes in their lives.
Within this role, you will be working at Stonepillow Bognor Hostel, which provides clients with short term accommodation, identifying their needs, and looking at a suitable move on plan into long term accommodation.
Your role is to support the team in assisting homeless adults who may be experiencing a number of complexities including Mental Health and/or Substance misuse issues or who may be in some other way socially disadvantaged.
The aim of the role is to introduce individuals into the career sector of homelessness and care sector. Building on your skills to enable support and signposting to clients into services that will improve their housing, health and wellbeing while improving the client’s quality of life. This is achieved through the team working on the provision of engagement and individualised support plans, targeted interventions, signposting and group work, working closely with other projects within Stonepillow to identify a move on pathway, as well as external agencies.
It is essential to have a non-judgmental, compassionate, and enabling approach to supporting single homeless and vulnerable adults.
Closing date: Friday 25th September 2020
An Enhanced DBS check will be required for this post.