Development Worker / Housing Support Officer / Social Care

Location
Glasgow, Scotland
Salary
£18815 - £20873 per annum
Posted
02 Aug 2017
Closes
29 Aug 2017
Ref
YPPE-12
Contact
Elina Lund
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Development Worker (Fixed-term for 12 months)

Location: Glasgow, G51

Salary: £18,815 to £20,873 per annum

Job Type: Full-time, 35 hours per week

Closing Date: 5pm on Monday 28 August 2017

Could you support positive change in people's lives?

The organisation is currently recruiting for a passionate Development Worker who is driven to deliver excellent support to some of the most vulnerable people in Glasgow.

Key results areas include:

  • Effective delivery of a sustainable service at Glasgow Reach Out to provide a continuum of care for service users.
  • Effective supervision and support of designated staff.
  • Comprehensive and efficient recording systems to support the needs of service users.
  • Consistent adherence to all relevant policies and procedures ensuring best practice and legal compliance.

Essential Requirements:

  • Appropriate Housing qualification (or willingness to work towards) or SQA equivalent.
  • Understanding of the welfare benefits system and tenancy related issues.
  • Experience of work with vulnerable service users.
  • Full driving licence and access to a car.

What they Offer:

  • Competitive salary.
  • Company pension.
  • Generous annual leave allowance.
  • Excellent training opportunities.

To apply for this role, please click the APPLY button and CHECK YOUR EMAILS for further details.

Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of: Support Worker, Social Housing Advisor, Homelessness Officer, Housing Needs Officer, Housing Officer, Housing Support Officer, Housing Assistant, Supported Housing Officer, Social Housing Worker will also be considered for this role.