HOPE Worker - Harrogate

£18,289 - £21,146
29 March 2020 12 Noon
20/NYH/04

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The HOPE Worker will be working on a 7 month fixed term contract pilot project funded by the Police and Crime Commissioner North Yorkshire via the Community Fund. 

The post holder will work flexibly in an assertive outreach capacity to engage and support substance using individuals who have multiple complex needs, providing advice and interventions and assisting them to access the services and help they require to improve their lives and wellbeing.

The post holder will work closely with the SAFE (Service for Adults Facing Exclusion) Project (Harrogate Homeless Project), ensuring an intensive, responsive and joined up approach to working with a small case load of complex service users.

The post will involve working with difficult to engage individuals who have been highlighted as presenting high repeat demand on health and social care and emergency services, with ineffective contact with mainstream services and facing multiple exclusions.

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 27th March 2020.

Application packs are also available via email at hr@humankindcharity.org.uk or by contacting our recruitment line on 01325 731160 quoting reference 20/NYH/04.

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

  • Up to 32 days Annual Leave per year (pro rata)
  • Optional Annual Leave purchase scheme
  • Competitive company pension scheme with employer contribution
  • Life Assurance Scheme
  • Discounts on high street shops and brands including several leading high street brands, retailers and travel suppliers.
  • Eye Care Vouchers – Free eye tests & discounts for VDU users
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Exceptional Learning & Development Opportunities