Floating Support Officers
Employer: Southdown Housing Association
- Reference: SHA/17/42825
- Published on: Mon 11/09/2017 13:55 PM
- Closing on: Mon 02/10/2017 23:59 PM
- Working Pattern: Full Time, Part Time, Permanent
- Hours: 37 hours per week and 22.5 hours per week.
- Salary: £20,273 – £22,234 per annum, pro rata (for part time)
- DBS Check: Enhanced
- Location: Brighton
Southdown is looking to recruit two Floating Support Officers to join a busy team providing support across three contracts in Brighton and Hove. Community Connections and Community Links services support clients to prevent homelessness through tenancy sustainment and to build resilience in managing mental health challenges whilst living independently. Community Moves service supports clients to make the transition from supported accommodation into independent living whilst developing life skills and building confidence.
You will work within the Brighton and Hove area and in partnership with a range of stakeholders. You’ll be able to communicate effectively with vulnerable clients, will be confident working autonomously, and managing a challenging and diverse workload. With excellent organisational skills, you will have the ability to work to deadlines, enjoy problem-solving and team work, and have good IT skills, particularly data input and record keeping.
Closing date: Monday 25 September 2017.
Interview date: Tuesday 3 October 2017.
An Enhanced Check for Regulated Activity will be required for successful applicants –Southdown pay the cost.
Southdown is a not-for-profit organisation that actively promotes diversity & equality of opportunity. We welcome applicants from all sections of the community.