Support Coordinator

Recruiter
Circle Housing
Location
Cambridge
Salary
16375.0000
Posted
15 Feb 2017
Closes
15 Mar 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed team player with a passion for making a difference in people's lives to join us as Support Co-ordinators within the Cambridgeshire Floating Support Team.

As part of a small team based in Cambridge, you will offer high quality housing related support to vulnerable residents across Cambridge and South Cambridgeshire in order to enhance their life chances. With a caseload of 10 - 15 Service Users, you will be out and about within the community assessing the needs of single people and families and delivering support to enable and encourage them in making everyday choices about how they wish to live independently. The support areas may include accessing and maintaining appropriate housing, welfare benefits, employment, training and health services and managing budgets and debt.

The ideal candidate will have the following experience:

  • Knowledge and commitment to delivering support through a Person-Centred Approach
  • Knowledge & experience of support planning & risk assessments
  • Knowledge of the welfare benefit system

The successful candidate must have:

  • Good IT skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • A willingness to advocate on behalf of others
  • Awareness of Safeguarding

You must be able to travel across regions as required.

For further details on this vacancy, and to apply, please visit our website.

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This post is subject to an Enhanced Criminal Record Check Clearance.

We are committed to equal opportunities in employment and service delivery.

Centra Care & Support is part of Clarion Housing Group.