Supported Housing Worker

Trust Housing Association Limited
Stornoway, Na h-Eileanan an lar
£8.45 - £8.65/hour
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Part Time
Role: Supported Housing Worker

Salary: £8.45 - £8.65 per hour

Location: Stornoway

Job Type: Permanent/Part Time

Job Ref: 0012 – 0127

Closing Date: 20th June 2017

Trust Housing Association Ltd has an exciting opportunity for a Supported Housing Worker to join our supported housing service at Matheson Road, Stornoway.

In return for your enthusiasm and commitment as a Supported Housing Worker we will offer you: -

- Competitive hourly rate of £8.45 - £8.65 per hour

- Guaranteed 16.75 rota hours per week working between 8am & 10pm plus sleepovers

- Flexible working pattern over a 2 week rolling rota, with every 2nd weekend off.

- Access to paid training  & continued  personal development                

- Option to work additional bank cover hours via our agency

Trust Housing Association is a national housing, support and care provider, offering a range of accommodation and support services.  Primarily serving older people in our communities we also provide housing for families and individuals. We have over 2,500 households across the length and breadth of Scotland, from the Highlands and Islands all the way down to the Borders.

To ensure that we are able to offer the best service to our tenants we are looking to recruit a Supported Housing Worker to make it possible for tenants to continue enjoying as much independent living as they’re able.  As one of our Supported Housing Workers you will be required to work 16.75 hours per week including some evenings and alternate weekends. It’ll be rewarding looking after those who rely on the support and dedication you’ll bring to this important role. Ideally, you will have worked with older people or other vulnerable members of a community, so you will understand their needs and know how to meet these.

To apply for our post of Supported Housing Worker please obtain a copy of our job pack which includes the full job description and person specification. This post will only be available to view on our website until the closing date stated.

Trust requires all external applicants to complete an Application Form. This gives us the information on candidates in a consistent way which helps standardise the shortlisting and interview processes.

Your application can be emailed as an attachment or posted to: Jobs, Trust Housing Association Ltd no later than 12 noon on the closing date stated. Interviews are likely to take place on 12th July 2017.

Trust is an Investor in People Gold accredited employer, a Leader in Diversity and a great place to work.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Trust Housing Association is a Registered Scottish Charity- SC009086