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Support Worker (Youth)

Location
Antrim, County Antrim
Salary
£10.00 to £12.00 Per Hour
Job Type
Contract
Posted
2 Sep 2022
Your new company Hays Social Care are working with one of Belfast's leading homeless charities to find night time support workers that are ready to hit the ground running in initiative programme designed to help some of the most vulnerable young people in our society. Your new role As part of a team of night-time support workers you will work together to provide community-based support in line with the housing first model. The support is person centred focusing on harm reduction and promoting dependence on support from the service as a means to progress later towards greater independence. These young people will enter the programme from the age of 16/17 and will be supported for as long as they need. This role requires stability and commitment so would be looking at long term block bookings. It is based in North Belfast. What you'll need to succeed To succeed in this position you will need to be open to shift work and work effectively as part of a team. You will have at least six months experience in a similar setting. You will have exceptional communication skills and know how to deal with vulnerable young people, displaying a flexible and creative approach to support methods. This role will require you to think on your feet and be proactive during quite times. This can be a challenging role, you will not be sitting down every evening for a quiet night shift, so you will need to display a real enthusiasm to actively help these young people in the quiet hours. It is essential that you are NISCC registered. What you'll get in return - £10 - £12 per hour - 28 days holidays - Paid weekly via Hays App - Long term block bookings - Opportunity to be part of a team What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at (url removed)
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Details

  • Job Reference: 702847422-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Hays Social Care
    Hays Social Care
  • Location: Antrim, County Antrim
  • Salary: £10.00 to £12.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Contract