Support Worker

Recruiter
Family Mosaic
Location
Essex
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Family Mosaic has an exciting opportunity for a Support Worker - Level 2, to join the team based in Basildon. You will join us on a full time, permanent basis and you will be offered a competitive salary of £16,250 per annum. The Support Worker role: To deliver high quality and effective support services, which promote the independence, wellbeing and inclusion of customers, in accordance with Family Mosaic policies and procedures and the principles of best practice. Responsibilities of our Support Staff: - Carry out needs and risk assessments, complete support plans, provide support, and carry out reviews, in accordance with policies and procedures and the requirements of stakeholders and funders - Hold a caseload of clients, and provide support to them on a keywork basis in their own homes or at an alternative venue if required - Provide practical and emotional support to customers to achieve the outcomes set out in their support plan - Support customers to identify, move into, and sustain housing which meets their needs, including supporting customers to ‘bid’ for properties and report maintenance issues The ideal Support Worker will have the below skills and experience: - Need to have attained a Level 2 in British Sign Language - Experience of providing support to the designated client group either in a volunteering or professional role - An understanding of customer service in a service delivery setting - Thorough and up to date knowledge of welfare benefits for the designated client group - Ability to communicate effectively with customers, staff and stakeholders in plain, easy to understand English, both in writing and verbally You will also need to be flexible and able to work across a 24/7 rota. If you feel you are the right candidate for the role as our Support Worker then please click ‘apply’ now, we’d love to hear from you! Closing Date: 31/01/18