Rough Sleeping Co-ordinator

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Leamington Spa
Salary
32000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP32000 - GBP35000/annum
Posted
09 Jul 2018
Closes
06 Aug 2018
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Contract
Position: Rough Sleeping co-ordinator

Location: West Midlands
Salary: circa GBP33,000 to GBP35,000
Duration: 18 months

THE ROLE

We are facing a huge issue with homelessness across the country and so
many of our clients are reviewing/changing their approach. Our client
has managed to secure some significant funding from the MHCLG and is
subsequently recruiting a number of roles to supplement their service,
including this Rough Sleeping Co-ordinator position. This role is
funded currently until the end of March 2020 and requires someone to
be coordinate the work of voluntary and statutory partners across the
region in taking forward plans to tackle rough sleeping. The post
holder will arrange multi agency case management forums and negotiate
pathways into support and treatment.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

* Develop and deliver a coordinated approach to working with rough
sleepers.

* Work with providers and partners to eliminate and prevent rough
sleeping and associated street activity across the region.

* Develop an assertive approach to rough sleeping, explore
repatriation and take forward the housing first model.

* Develop and lead on local multi-agency groups to target the
specific needs of rough sleepers and support their move into an
accommodation solution.

* Work with MHCLG to share best practice and project monitoring.

REQUIREMENTS

* 3-5 years' experience in homeless services.

* Educated to degree level or equivalent

* Experience of coordinating the work of a range of different people
and/or agencies towards agreeing and achieving desired outcomes
for services or for customers.

* Experience of setting up and establishing a new service and
problem-solving to overcome the challenges and barriers faced in
so doing.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Applicants should submit their CV online immediately for
consideration!

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Greenacre Recruitment
Ltd who are operating as a recruitment agency and business