Homeless Services & Support Worker, Stornoway

Recruiter
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Location
Scotland
Salary
£12,129 - £13,547 per year
Posted
13 Oct 2016
Closes
01 Nov 2016
Ref
CNS00620
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Job Description

Required to provide a service to homeless and potentially homeless individual and family households, ensuring that the Comhairle’s statutory duties are met.



Requirements

You must be educated to HNC/SVQ3 standard or have at least three years’ experience of working in a housing, support service and/or social care environment with direct client involvement.  You must have knowledge of Homeless Legislation and wider housing issues as well as the ability to work with and understand homeless clients who may have complex social, emotional and behavioural difficulties.  A full driving licence is essential.

Salary for the above post is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance.  Appointment will be on the first point of grade with annual incremental progression.



See also:
Homeless Services and Support Officer JD&PS Oct16.rtf