Project Worker - 19/ILU/47

£18,289
25 August 2019 12 Noon
19/ILU/47

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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.
An opportunity has arisen to join our successful Thrive Barnsley Service as a Project Worker. Thrive
Barnsley supports adults with a range of complex issues and a history of failed tenancies and/or repeat
homelessness. We support people to move on from temporary and supported accommodation into
permanent tenancies. In addition, the service supports clients whose tenancies are at risk, to prevent
homelessness.
Your role will involve working with the residents to manage their support issues and move them onto more
suited accommodation within a 3 month period.
37 hours per week shift rota 1 weekend cover every month and 1 shift per week will be required to work
12pm to 8pm. The remaining week 9 to 5 working hours.
? Location Barnsley although travel throughout Barnsley will be required
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 25th August 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/47
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