Support and Engagement Manager (Maternity Cover)

Recruiter
Action Homeless
Location
Leicester
Salary
£26,556 per annum
Posted
14 Apr 2017
Closes
14 May 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Contract type: Fixed term (12 months cover)

Hours: 37 hours per week

Salary: £26,556

Location: Leicester

Do you want to join an innovative local Charity that is passionate about offering high quality homelessness services?

We are seeking a Support & Engagement Manager to work alongside a small team in the delivery of support to meet Local Authority outcomes. You will be working and providing support to clients with varying needs and will be based at Mayfield House, which provides emergency temporary accommodation.

Our Support & Engage service is a purpose built support centre that acts as the base for a varied events, with the aim of achieving independent living for each client and to provide the necessary skills to avoid repeat homelessness. You will be responsible for the effective management of our Support & Engagement service, where you will be required to work with both internal and external providers to ensure innovative support solutions to client’s needs and housing are achieved.

You will need to support your team in terms of casework and staff supervision to achieve excellent standards of outcomes for our clients. Experience is required in working with the relevant client group or similar, you will be proactive, have good interpersonal skills and be able to demonstrate a passion to make a difference to people’s lives.

In return for your commitment, we offer excellent training and a chance to join a dedicated team that offer a culture of support. Please note parking is available at the site.

Further details about this role, including the person specification and to download our application form, please download our recruitment pack from http://actionhomeless.org.uk/about-us/current-vacancies/. Alternatively, you can call 0116 2211851 to request a copy of the recruitment pack and an application form.

Please note CV's and covering letters will not be accepted.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 25th April 2017.

Assessments & interviews will take place week commencing 1st May 2017.