Support Worker

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Location
Bermuda Park
Salary
£22,000 per annum
Posted
01 Aug 2017
Closes
14 Aug 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

Project Manager, Young People, Vulnerable Adults, Social Housing - Permanent

Your new company
You will be working for a growing housing organisation in Coventry that specialises in promoting independent living with young people aged between 16 and 25. They aim to safeguard these young people and empower them to develop life skills, whilst recognising and praising their progress and achievements.

Your new role
You will be working as a Project Manager to ensure the independent housing organisation. Your role is to make sure it is always represented in a professional and positive manner, by ensuring the project is running to a high standard, and to uphold their standards.The service users will be aged between 16 and 25 and have faced a number of different problems. This includes homelessness, domestic abuse, self-harm, alcohol and substance misuse

What you'll need to succeed
Minimum of NVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care (or equivalent) and / or minimum of three years' experience within the Looked After Children Services sector.

Strong working knowledge and understanding of safeguarding processes, support planning, health and safety and risk assessments

Minimum of one year of direct management experience of being responsible for a team and conducting supervision and managing performance.

Excellent computer literacy skills - able to confidently use Microsoft word, excel, PowerPoint, outlook.

Highly self-organised, reliable and punctual with excellent time-keeping and time management skills and be able to motivate staff and support them to meet their goals and objectives.

Full driving licence required for multi-site travel

What you'll get in return
You will get a permanent contract working 40 hours per week. You will receive between £22,000 - 25,0000 dependant on experience, 28 days holiday (including bank holidays) and other benefits.

What you need to do now
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