Project Leader - Thrive Barnsley

£23,542 - £26,593
03 April 2020 12 Noon
20/ILU/09

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 Leader.  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. The role is to manage a team of support workers who provide outreach support to our clients in the community. To manage the staff to manage their own caseloads.

The post holder will work as part of a wider team to provide focussed ongoing assessment and housing support.  The role calls for strong working relationships with a range of accommodation and community support stakeholders and as such close working relationships with current relevant support providers will be essential. The post holder will need to be knowledgeable around housing options for clients with complex needs and confident working within a developing service brief.

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 3rd April 2020 with telephone interviews held 7th April 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/ILU/09.

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