Project Worker Part-time

Recruiter
Living+
Location
Wellingborough
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Places for People Living + are looking for a Part Time Project Worker to support the Azuka scheme in Wellingborough. As a Project Worker with Living+ you will work with our residents to provide a bespoke service accommodating their individual complex needs.

What your role will be

You will join the Azuka scheme who provide care to clients with mental health problems. The scheme has 9 self-contained units and you will provide care to residents throughout the duration of their stay. You will assess and sign up new residents making sure that they are aware of rent payment arrangements and settle well. 
You will carry out regular reviews of the clients support needs both from internal group staff and external agencies, this will include risk assessments.  We work in partnership with other agencies to ensure a consistent high level of service to residents including managing external communication. This role will include managing an individual caseloads of clients. In this role you will have responsibility for your own administration keeping this up to date.

Your background

This role will see you working with vulnerable clients who have mental health related problems, to be considered you will have experience working with a vulnerable client group ideally mental health related.  Experience working within a housing management role would also be deemed highly beneficial. A general understanding of policies and legislation would set a candidate apart and allow them to support our clients.
You should be computer literate with the ability to pick up new systems quickly.
This role will see you as a lone worker so you need to be comfortable working independently.
This is a part time role covering Monday – Friday, however we can be flexible on the hours within 9:30- 17:00. Two of these days will require a later finishing time.
This post is subject to a satisfactory disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

What we offer you

Recognised by Investors in People as a Gold Status employer, at Places for People we really do care about our employees. We know that when you feel valued and you enjoy your working environment, you perform better in your role and your overall morale and well-being improves. In this role you will receive an attractive rewards package that will include a comprehensive pension; generous holiday entitlement; childcare vouchers; high street discount vouchers; free counselling; free flu-jabs; opportunities to get loans, plus many other benefits including career development.

About us

Places for People Living+ provides a range of personalised accommodation, support and care services to help people with complex needs live independent, fulfilling lives. This means so much more than just a roof over their heads. Part of the Places for People Group, Living+ supports people in many ways, tailoring its services to meet their needs and helping them live independently in a place they can call home.

What’s next?

If you meet the criteria and are ready to make the next step in your career then apply following our simple 5 minute application process, upload a CV and a supporting statement which demonstrates how you meet the requirements of the role.If you have any questions please call the recruitment team on
Please note that vacancies may sometimes be withdrawn prior to the closing date if we receive a large number of quality applications. If you are interested in this role we would advise applying immediately to avoid disappointment.
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