Locum Bank Project Worker / Support Assistant

Locum Bank
No. of Vacancies
Contract Type
24/7 rota, which may include weekends, bank holidays and waking nights (shift patterns and hours will vary from service to service)
10.98 - 12.19 per hour
Closing Date
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Are you looking for a role where you can work flexibly and choose from of a variety of working hours that suit your needs? If the answer is yes, then please read on.

Whether you are looking to work days, evenings, nights or weekends only; we may have something perfect for you.  We are looking to increase our current pool of Locum Bank Workers, in order to meet the needs of our services and our future development plans.

Single Homeless Project is a London-wide charity. Our vision is of a society where everyone has a place to call home and the chance to live a fulfilling life. 

We help single Londoners by preventing homelessness, providing support and accommodation, promoting wellbeing, enhancing opportunity, and being a voice for change. From supporting people in crisis to helping people take the final steps towards independence and employment, we make a difference to 10,000 lives every year across all 32 boroughs.

We have opportunities available, to work in our accommodation services across a variety of London boroughs.  Shifts are available across all London boroughs, or if you prefer a particular London borough, we can offer shifts that are more localised.

As a Locum Bank Project Worker / Support Assistant, you will provide effective day to day shift cover that supports the aims of our Projects and encourages the full participation of our clients. You will take part in all aspects of the daily running of the Projects, including working with our clients in line with their agreed support plans.  You will also be comfortable working within a strengths and recovery framework and will ensure that all aspects of your work, are delivered to the highest standards and are fully compliant with organisational values and contractual requirements. 

To be successful, you will have an understanding of working with vulnerable people and the ability to assist them with a range of practical and social tasks. You will also have the ability to deliver a quality customer focussed service and adapt your approach to the needs of clients and the service. Sound I.T and numerical skills along with a flexible, resilient and thoughtful approach to your work are also required. As are being able to respond positively to challenges, be reflective, self-motivating and creative.

In return we will provide you with a comprehensive induction and core training, to equip you with the tools to successfully carry out your work practice.

If you like the sound of this and you think you have what it takes, we would love to hear from you. 

Closing date: 10th August 2021 (at Midnight)

Interview date: 23rd & 25th August 2021

This post will require an Enhanced DBS check to be processed for the successful applicant. 

SHP is actively committed to equal opportunities and the promotion of diversity and inclusion, in all of our services and workplaces.  We are also Disability Confident Committed, a Stonewall Diversity Champion and are IIP Silver accredited.