Recovery Coach (Low Support)

Recruiter
Peter Bedford Housing Association
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
08 Feb 2018
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for a committed Recovery Coach, to join the PBHA Housing team. The successful candidate will hold an individual caseload, inspiring and challenging tenants to focus on developing their strengths, via a brief housing related support intervention. The post holder will work closely with other departments in PBHA to ensure a wrap around recovery focused service for tenants. Aims of the post: - To provide direct personal and practical skills development interventions to and with tenants with complex needs including mental ill health and substance use needs. - To outreach to tenants’ homes and tenants will also visit them in PBHA’s community hubs. - To support tenants and clients to access appropriate statutory and voluntary services as well as internal services available to tenants and clients within PBHA. - To work in conjunction with the housing team to support tenants and to ensure positive move on and avoid placement breakdown.  If this sounds like the right role for you, then apply today! Based mainly in Hackney and Islington, we work with people who are homeless, have mental ill health, learning difficulties and multiple needs. Our work enables people to move on and lead independent lives. As part of a major restructure of our housing services, we are refreshing our approach to helping people use their personal assets to build brighter futures, for themselves and others.