Lead Link Worker

EasyWeb NFP
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead Link Worker Would you like a meaningful job that makes a difference, with flexibility and real potential for growth? Our client is an organisation that provides a range of housing and varied support services to vulnerable people. Their aim is to support people in achieving their full potential. They are currently going through a large period of growth and have a vacancy for Lead Link Worker. Position: Lead Link Worker Location: Binswood, Warwickshire Contract: Permanent, full time Hours: 37.5 per week (including weekends and late cover) Salary: £24,154 per annum Benefits include: 26 days’ annual holiday rising a day a year for the first 5 years + bank holidays, Life Assurance, Pension scheme and an Employee Health Assistance Programme. Professional development opportunities and flexible working arrangements. Closing Date: 16th January 2018 About the role: In this role you will effectively manage an assigned caseload contingent on needs, strengths, abilities and preferences of the client served. You will provide assessment, monitoring, planning, linkage and advocacy for clients involved in the service. You will possess a clear understanding of the service delivery and resources necessary and available for the homeless population including government initiatives to ensure clients are work ready and to ensure that all clients are given the security and support to maximise their independence, dignity and choice in accordance with the aims of the service About you: The successful candidate will have experience of working within the supported housing sector and be able to demonstrate an understanding of the associated risks. You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, service users and other agencies to achieve positive outcomes You will be a well organised individual with a knowledge of being able to manage and coordinate caseloads. Excellent IT skills are essential to this role, experience of using client support systems or similar would be beneficial. Above all If you are hardworking, creative, innovative, able to think outside the box, work well on your own as well as part of a team which delivers positive outcomes and have a real passion for working with our client group then they would love to hear from you. A Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced Certificate will be required for these roles. As an equal opportunities employer, our client welcomes applications from all sections of the community. You may have experience of the following: Link Worker, Housing Officer, Housing Coordinator, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Customer Service, Housing Team Leader, Supervisor, Not For Profit, Housing Legislation, Estate Management, Management, Tenancy, Safeguarding etc. This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.