Team Leader (Outreach Service) .
Position: Outreach Team Lead
Location: Watford, Hertfordshire (Commutable from Hemel Hempstead, St Albans, Edgware, Uxbridge & surrounding areas)
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 37.5 hours per week on a 3-week rolling rota
Salary: £27,000 per annum
Closing date: 28 May 2019 at 09:00am
An exciting new opportunity has arisen to lead a new, innovative, specialist Outreach service for rough sleepers being provided in partnership with CGL Spectrum, Herts Young Homeless, New Hope and Watford Borough Council. The team will provide, drug and alcohol misuse support, mental ill health prevention and wrap around housing support for those who are rough sleeping in Watford.
You will be working closely with local authorities including HCC Adult Social Care Services, Police, PCSOs, Community Protection Group, health, mental health, drug and alcohol services, housing and benefits as well as the Intervention Team to provide a seamless service for those who are rough sleeping.
New Hope exists to serve individuals who are homeless or vulnerably housed through the provision of accommodation and opportunities to transform lives.
We provide accommodation services with up to 66 beds every night (assessment beds, emergency accommodation service, a damp house, a dry house, and move-on hostels), support services (street outreach, a 24/7 emergency homelessness advice line and a tenancy sustainment team) and two development services (a community market garden and a HopeCollege training scheme) We support more than 500 people every year through these services.
If this role is of interest to you, please have a look at the attached documents for further information and details of how to apply, we look forward to hearing from you.
We request no contact from agencies or media sales.
You may have experience of the following: Charity, Voluntary, Third Sector, Not for Profit, NFP, Team Leader, Supervisor, Care Manager, Support Worker, Community Support Worker, Advocate, Advocacy, Outreach Worker, Community Outreach Worker, Mental Health, Homelessness, Vulnerable People, etc.