Project Worker (Housing Association / Vulnerable People) .
Would you like a meaningful job that makes a difference, with flexibility and real potential for growth?
The Salvation Army Housing Association (SAHA) is an organisation that provides a range of housing and varied support services to vulnerable people. Our aim is to support people in achieving their full potential. We are currently going through a large period of growth and have a vacancy for a Project Worker in Doncaster Foyer.
Position: Project Worker
Location: Doncaster Foyer, South Yorkshire
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 40 hours per week
Salary: £15,615 to £21,660 per annum
Benefits: 26 days’ annual holiday rising a day a year for the first 5 years + bank holidays, Life Assurance, Pension scheme and an Employee Health Assistance Programme. Professional development opportunities and flexible working arrangements.
Closing date: 1st February 2019
Interview Dates: TBC
About the role:
This important role involves working closely with Service users to provide support and advice to enable them to achieve independent living. As identifying and addressing their needs forms a vital part of the job, you will need to work effectively with the whole team and partner agencies.
You should be an excellent communicator with an approachable nature in order to support our tenants in a calm and understanding way, even in challenging situations.
You will also need to have the ability to offer young people support with parenting, housing, employment, counselling and welfare benefits.
This is an exciting opportunity for you to use your experience and knowledge of supported housing to really make a difference to people’s lives. Every day brings new challenges so you will need to be innovative, have the ability to work under pressure and possess the drive, passion and commitment to change lives.
A Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced Certificate will be required for these roles. As an equal opportunities employer, our client welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Support Assistant, Housing Association, Tenant Support, Supported Housing, Tenancy Solutions, Independent Living, Housing Officer, Benefits Advisor, Advocacy, etc.
The Salvation Army Housing Association (SAHA) is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to equality and diversity and welcome applicants from all sections of the community.