SHP (Single Homeless Project) is one of London’s leading homelessness prevention charities and a dynamic and growing organisation changing 8,000 lives every year across London - from supporting people in crisis, to helping them take the final steps towards independence and employment.
As a Resettlement Support Worker, you will carry a mixed caseload of up to 26 people, who require support to move out of Lambeth hostels and into private rented accommodation and those who are in private rented accommodation and in need of support to sustain and manage their tenancy.
You will also undertake a range of activities with clients they have been assigned and will focus on identifying and developing a client’s ability to live independently, as well as to manage practical elements of independent living such as; paying rent, setting up and managing utilities, liaising with landlords and other agencies.
You will be skilled at delivering support to individuals through 1:1 key work sessions and group facilitation. You will also deliver this support in partnership with community agencies; ensuring successful resettlement into new accommodation.
To be successful for this post you will:
Closing date for applications: 10am, 21st October 2019
Interviews: 29th October 2019
This post will require an Enhanced DBS check to be processed for the successful applicant.
Our attractive benefits package includes:
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 IIP accredited. In the London Homelessness Awards 2019 one of our Projects has been commended for their work. To read about it click here