Resettlement Floating Support Worker - Manchester

£18,289 - £19,782
18 June 2019 12 Noon
19/ILU/29

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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. An opportunity has arisen to join our successful Manchester team as Resettlement Worker. 
You will guide and support people to maintain and secure suitable and sustainable housing through personalised support interventions to avoid eviction, improve independent living skills, maximise life opportunities, reduce social isolation and promote improved health and wellbeing.  Support is provided through home visits and drop-in sessions at community venues and Humankind’s offices in Collyhurst. The role involves carrying a busy and varied caseload, and the successful candidate will need to demonstrate their ability to manage this.

• 37 hours per week
• Requirement to travel around Manchester

Please read the full Job Description and Person Specification prior to applying for this position.
We understand the importance of ensuring all our service users are safe from harm and are committed to following guidelines on safeguarding children and vulnerable adults and good working practices, including the safe recruitment of workers.
Please visit https://humankind.careers for more information and an application form. The closing date for completed applications is noon on the 18th June 2019.
Application packs are also available via email at hr@humankindcharity.org.uk or by contacting our recruitment line on 01325 731160 quoting reference 19/ILU/29.
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