Housing Support Assistant

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Salary: £9.90 per hour
Reference: JH / HOUSSUPPAS
Type: Permanent
Sector: Charity Office & Specialist Support, Charity & Not-for-Profit
Deadline: 19/07/2022

The company

Brewster Partners Charity and Not for Profit are currently recruiting for a Housing Support Assistant within a Charity organisation for their services in Harrogate.

The job

This is a permanent role, based on site, and is open to both full and part time hours. The client is open to people who do not have experience in this sector, but can display a passion for wanting to work within it.

This role is working with young people, who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. You will look to provide practical support to the team of Housing support workers; working across a case load, whilst providing 121 housing-related advice.

You will also assist in the preparation of accommodation for clients, including cleaning, decorating, sourcing suitable equipment, as well as planning, and implementing sessions with client that support their independent living, such as attending appointments or cooking.

The person

This role will suit someone who is emotionally resilient and robust, and someone who has an appreciation of those involved within this sector. Our client is open to people without experience in the sector, but can evidence a passion for working in the line of work:

You will need to be able to:

  • Demonstrate a commitment and enthusiasm for working with our client group
  • Have an understanding of working positively with people who are socially excluded
  • Possess a commitment to enabling and empowering clients to gain independence
  • Able to build and maintain relationships, whilst remaining professional
  • Possess a driver’s license with access to a car

The benefits

This is a very forward thinking charity. A salary of £9.90 per hour, as well as offering professional development opportunities and assistance with qualifications, as well as other above standard benefits.

Contact

James Hamilton
Recruitment Consultant
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group

Applications

To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to info@brewsterpartners.co.uk quoting "Vacancy: Housing Support Assistant, Reference: JH / HOUSSUPPAS". Thank you for your interest.

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