Project Worker

Recruiter
Adullam Homes Housing Association Limited
Location
Derbyshire, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
23 Aug 2019
Closes
06 Sep 2019
Ref
1242755661
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Adullam Homes are looking for a Project Worker to join their team in Matlock.
Job Title: Project Worker
Salary: £20,000 per annum following a successful 6 months' probationary period
Location: Matlock
Job Type: Permanent, 37.5 hours per week
As a values based organisation all employees contribute to the maintenance and development of our values, culture and ethos by articulating and demonstrating them to build a staff culture where every person feels empowered and valued. We have recently been re-awarded the Investors in People Silver award.
Adullam was formed in 1972 and we are a not for profit organisation working in the community with vulnerable and excluded people from a diverse range of backgrounds providing support through a variety of high quality housing, support and advice services.
Project Worker - The Role:
We have a great opportunity for a Project Worker to work in conjunction with Derbyshire Dales District Council in our Matlock office. The service provides one to one support, and occasional group work, to vulnerable adults, aged 18+ in need of housing related support.
In the role of Project Worker, you will assist homeless adults, or those at risk of homelessness, access suitable accommodation; help them develop the skills and ability to sustain a tenancy and liaise with accommodation providers, especially Private Sector Landlords
Project Worker - Experience:
- You will have experience of providing accommodation based and floating support services and knowledge of housing law and options
- You will have the ability to empathise with service users' needs and be able to motivate them to achieving goals and promote their independence
- You will also have sound written and verbal communication skills and a commitment to achieve positive outcomes
- Proven IT skills together with great organisational and time management abilities
- Ideally, you will have a full, clean driving licence and access to a vehicle for business use.
Project Worker - Benefits:
If you're the kind of person who can relate to our values of "integrity and fairness, valuing the individual and striving for excellence" and can help others to help themselves, you'll gain a great deal from working with us. In return we offer a competitive salary and benefits package which includes;
- Starting salary of £19,000 rising to £20,000 after successful probation period
- 5 weeks' holiday (excluding bank holidays) rising to 6 weeks after service
- 2 additional days' holiday per year available based on attendance
- Westfield Heath Cash Plan; Death in service policy
- Pension scheme
- Enhanced sick pay, enhanced maternity pay and paternity pay.
To submit your CV for this exciting opportunity, please click 'Apply' today! To strengthen your application for this role please include a covering letter / paragraph explaining how you meet the role criteria.
The closing date is 9am, Tuesday 17th September 2019
Interviews will be held 26th September
This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check
At Adullam we celebrate diversity and offer opportunities for all - the only difference we see is the difference you can make

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