We are looking for a Support Workers to join our fantastic and committed team in Chester-Le-Street. The post is new and exciting!
Do you have an understanding and empathy for homelessness? Are you committed and passionate to support vulnerable individuals to help them rebuild their lives and support them on a pathway to move-on accommodation?
Do you have a person centred approach and can you build positive relationships with professionals and the local community?
Are you a problem solver who welcomes a challenge?
Can you work flexibly on a rota, work on your own and work as part of a team?
Are you keen to learn?
If you have answered yes to the above, this job is for you. We would really love to hear from you!
Changing Lives is a national charity that supports over 14,500 people each year. We are a well-respected, growing organisation dedicated to supporting the most vulnerable people across the UK.
We began as a soup run supporting people who were homeless in the North East over 45 years ago, and are proud to still have our main base and central office in the North East. Since 1970, our services have grown and developed to support people experiencing a wide range of personal challenges, including addiction and recovery programmes, employment guidance, help for people in prison or on probation, and support for people experiencing sexual exploitation or domestic abuse.
We’re looking for committed and compassionate professionals who share our enthusiasm for changing lives.
About the job
To work with people to ensure they have the skills and resilience to live independently and to ensure the safety and security of all residents living in Changing Lives accommodation.