Housing and Resettlement Coordinator
Creative Support, a not-for-profit provider of social care services, is pleased to be opening a new service in Blackpool for complex clients with dual diagnosis. The service will provide accommodation based support for people with a range of support needs including mental health issues, learning disabilities, drug and/or alcohol misuse issues, people with complex needs and people with an offending history.
You will work alongside our Social Inclusion and Community Involvement Worker and Specialist Recovery Workers to provide a person-centred focused support service that enables our service users to develop the necessary life skills for independent living. You will manage a case load of clients, providing direct support to service users in accordance with their support plans and aspirations. You will support people to access other services that will be beneficial to their physical, emotional and financial wellbeing and will support people to access meaningful and engaging activities both in the scheme and the local community, with the aim of supporting people to be active and equal citizens.
You must be a positive individual with an empathetic approach to meeting the needs of our service users. It’s essential that you are able to work independently, using your own initiative and as part of a team, and that you have good verbal and written communication skills. Experience of working in a community-based service is desirable, the ability to drive is preferred for this role.
Our range of benefits to ensure job satisfaction includes:
- Guaranteed contracted hours
- Free life assurance
- Pension with company contribution
- A range of employee discounts
Creative Support is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to delivering local high quality care through a well-established and supported local work force.
We do not accept CV as a form of application, applicants must submit a completed Creative Support application form which can be requested or downloaded via the listed methods. An enhanced DBS check is required, which we pay for. Creative Support is not a recruitment sourcing agency; all employees are directly employed by our organisation. We do not accept cold calls or sales/marketing contact from recruitment candidate sourcing/advertising agencies. Upon receipt of your application we will email you a confirmation of receipt. If you do not receive this confirmation email please contact us via telephone or email. Contact information can be found on our company website.