vacancy details

Position:
Housing Support Worker
Reference:
4822
Location:
B70 0AJ
Salary:
£9.66 per hour
Hours:
35 hours
Job description:

Are you looking for a rewarding, challenging and worthwhile role? Fry Accord are looking for a Housing Support Worker to work within the Sandwell Service

You will work with homeless clients that have multiple support needs relating to issues such as alcohol and substance misuse and those with mental health problems.

You will also need to assist with housing management issues, health and safety checks and creating, managing and updating rent accounts and risk assessments.

We are looking for someone that can effectively plan, including escorting clients to the correct external agencies for assistance.

As a
Housing Support Worker you will be responsible for providing an intensive housing management service within specialist supported accommodation for adult offenders/homeless people.

You will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of day to day housing management tasks such as -

-Processing referrals.

-Escorting clients to job centres

-Rent collection and timely management of current and former tenant arrears

-Management of repairs.

-Health and safety.

-Effective new client inductions, completion of HB claims and ensuring correct benefits are in place for clients

-Responding to incidents of anti-social behaviour.

-Providing an out-of-hours on-call service when required

You should be a flexible and adaptable individual with superb communication skills. A cheerful personality, a positive attitude and the ability to manage any situation which may arise is essential.

Above all, if you are
dedicated, approachable and willing to learn, we want to hear from you!

Please read through the job description for further details.

Make a difference, not just a living

Close Date for applications:
13/07/2017
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