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.
The closing date for completed applications is noon on the 25th August 2019.
Application packs are also available via email at email@example.com 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 you check your emails after the closing date as you will not be contacted by any other means.