Project Worker - Sefton Offender Floating Support Service - Southport

£18,289 - £19,782
18 October 2019 12 Noon
19/ILU/63

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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 Sefton Offender Floating Support service which provides housing related support to ex-offenders, and those at risk of offending, across Sefton. You will support people to 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.
This post is full-time (37 hours) and the successful applicant will be required to work across the Sefton area with an office base in Southport.

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.

The closing date for completed applications is noon on Friday 18th October 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/63.

Should you wish to discuss the vacancy further, please contact:  Stephen Moore, Services Manager on stephen.moore@humankindcharity.org.uk

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.  PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU CHECK YOUR EMAIL ACOUNT AFTER THE CLOSING DATE. YOU WILL NOT BE NOTIFIED 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