Project Worker - Sefton

£18,289 - £19,782
22 February 2019 12 Noon
19/ILU/06

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Humankind’s Independent Living Unit offers a range of housing-related support services, advice and guidance to help people obtain accommodation and progress towards sustained independent living in the community. We support vulnerable people, often with histories including substance misuse, offending, mental ill health and homelessness, to overcome barriers and achieve social inclusion. Come and help us make this happen.
We wish to recruit a Project Worker to join our successful Sefton Floating Support Service for offenders / those at risk of offending. The service operates across Sefton Borough and supports offenders subject to MAPP arrangements, Prolific and Priority offenders and those subject to lower levels of supervision.
The post-holder will support our clients to find and sustain accommodation, develop independent living skills and reduce the risk of homelessness. Ideally you will have previous experience in a similar housing-related support field or experience of working within a Criminal Justice setting.
• 37 hours per week
• Car user
The closing date for completed applications is noon on Friday 22nd February 2019, with interviews taking place in Southport on Wednesday 6th March 2019.

Should you wish to discuss the vacancy further, please contact: Tandy Hind, Project Manager on 01704-549243
Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address you have provided on your application form, including your invite to interview if you are shortlisted. Ensure that you check your emails after the closing date as you will not be contacted by any other means.

Please read the full Job Description and Person Specification prior to applying for this position.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address you have provided on your application form, including your invite to interview if you are shortlisted. Ensure that you check your emails after the closing date as you will not be contacted by any other means.

What we offer you?

We offer benefits including

  • A competitive salary
  • Pension Scheme
  • Exceptional support, training and development
  • Up to 32 days (pro rata) annual leave per year