Assistant Support Coordinator

Recruiter
Nacro
Location
Essex, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
28 Jul 2019
Closes
05 Aug 2019
Ref
1200931842
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Assistant Support Co-ordinator- South Essex

Job type - Part time, Permanent

Salary - £20,323 pro rata

Hours - 30 per week

Location - Essex

We are a national social justice charity with more than 50 years' experience of changing lives, building stronger communities and reducing crime. Last year alone we helped support, house, educate, advise and speak out for 38,000 disadvantaged young people and adults - and you could now help us make an even bigger impact going forward.

Who we are looking for?

We are searching for Assistant Support Co-ordinator for young people within the South Essex area. Your role will be to improve the lives of young people using the service by providing direct housing related support services in conjunction with Nacro housing and property management. You'll be working with external agencies with the aim of achieving successful move on and other measurable outcomes. There may also be a requirement to work on your own, within the community or within the service setting.

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Carry out initial assessment of the potential or actual service user, including any risks, or his/her needs and requirements in respect of the service on offer.
  • Maintain contact on a regular basis with service users in accordance with the requirements of the service. This includes maintaining a professional relationship and being a good role model to service users.
  • Risk assess and take the necessary actions in respect of any activities with service users including personal safety.
  • Develop relationships with appropriate external groups/agencies in support of services users' needs and requirements.
  • Respond to internal or external complaints promptly, challenging any anti-social behaviour and reporting any risks.

Ideally you will have worked within a support environment but this is not essential.

A DBS check will be required for this role.

A full driving licence and own vehicle is needed to be successful in this role.

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