Homeless Support Worker (Stonepillow Chichester Hub/Day Centre Service)
Stonepillow offers shelter, information and support to empower homeless and vulnerable people to make positive changes in their lives.
Please note there are two roles available, one is permanent and one is one year maternity cover.
You will be working within Stonepillow's homeless drop-in Day Centre that provides clients with access to a range of facilities including food, shower and laundry facilities as well as assistance with benefit claims, housing options, an onsite GP surgery and a needle exchange service. You may also be asked to travel to other projects within Chichester and Bognor Regis. At times you will also be required to work within the Chichester hostel
Ideally you will have experience of working with homelessness as well as substance misuse and/or mental health issues. A working knowledge of safeguarding and implementing individual support plans and risk assessments are desirable.
It is essential that you will have a non-judgmental and enabling approach to supporting single homeless and vulnerable adults and have experience and knowledge of Health, Housing and Work issues facing clients who are in recovery.
Details of this post can be downloaded from our website www.stonepillow.org.uk or please contact our Admin Team on 01243 537934, email email@example.com
Closing date: Monday 27th May 2019
An Enhanced DBS check will be required for this post.