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Senior Support Worker – Dry House (Pathways Norwich)

OrganisationSt Martins Housing
LocationNorwich
WebsiteVisit organisation website
Contract typeContract until end March 2021
SalaryStarting salary £19,945
HoursFulltime 38 hrs
Date posted5 May 2020
Closing date22 May 2020

We have a vacancy for Senior Support Worker to join our resettlement team supporting the homeless in Norwich and Norfolk.

The role includes working with the local treatment and recovery service to offer home detox at one of the properties and will require some overnight work during the clinical detoxification.

Part of this service offers a ‘dry house’ in one of our properties in Norwich and the role will have direct responsibility for the assessment and support of each resident accommodated in the Bracondales Project and liaise with all persons identified as appropriate to the support of each individual. Ensuring that the administrative procedures are properly completed, including tenant benefit entitlements

We are looking for someone that is confident, adaptable, and conscientious, have empathy with our service users and the determination to make a difference. You will need at least 2 years’ experience of working with people with substance misuse and mental health issues.

Ability and willingness to be flexible and work unsociable hours, including some evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays.

If you would like further information, please contact Maria Pratt (Director of Homeless Services) on 01603 413820

 

How to apply

For an application pack please visit our website www.stmartinshousing.org.uk or  email our reception at enquiries@stmartinshousing.org.uk

St Martins is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults. An enhanced DBS check will be required for successful applicants.