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Flexi Support Worker, Essex

  • Salary
  • £9.00 per hour (care) and £9.36 per hour (supported housing) and sleep in £73.89
  • Location
  • Essex
  • Closing Date
  • 22/09/2019
    • Contract
    • Casual
    • Summary
    • We are looking for passionate and dedicated Care and Support staff to join our flexible bank staff (zero hours contract) for all areas of Essex. Experience in following client groups is preferred, however this is not essential:

      • Learning Disability – care
      • Learning Disability – supported housing
      • Young People Services (ages 16-24)
      • Mental Health
      • Hostels

      Our staff should be reliable, flexible, motivational and have excellent values. They should be able to demonstrate that they are commited to providing outstanding support services to vulnerable adults. A clear understanding of Safeguarding is essential. Training provided.

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    Outreach Support Worker - Tendring

  • Salary
  • £20,000 per annum
  • Location
  • Tendring, Essex
  • Closing Date
  • 01/09/2019
    • Contract
    • Permanent
    • Summary
    • The Essex Outreach Service in Tendring have an exciting opportunity for 2 Outreach Support Workers to join the team.

      Our ethos is one of co-designed services - inclusive of customers’ ideas and feedback – services that are truly accessible to people in need of support.  We offer trauma-informed support and we are actively working to encourage peers and experts by bringing experience into the team.

      The successful candidate will manage a caseload of customers who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. Providing face to face support, information and guidance to challenge housing decisions, avoid eviction or find suitable alternative accommodation.

      The role will include sharing specialist housing knowledge with the Outreach Support Workers for complex cases referred via our Gateway.

      You will be lone working over a dispersed geographical area.You will build positive relationships with local councils and housing providers, along with our specialist external stakeholders, to work in partnership to ensure the best overall outcome for the people you support.

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    Specialist Support Worker - Mid Sussex

  • Salary
  • £22,500 per annum
  • Location
  • Haywards Heath, Burgess Hill & East Grinstead
  • Closing Date
  • 25/08/2019
    • Contract
    • Permanent
    • Summary
    • The Specialist Housing team support our customers in a range of different areas to enable to them to become as independent as possible.

      We are looking to recruit a Specialist Housing Support Worker for a specialist mental health service in Mid Sussex; covering Haywards Heath, Burgess Hill & Burgess Hill.

      If you are passionate about people and up for a new challenge please talk to us. We offer a full training package and a thorough induction, no experience necessary just a kind heart. You should be positive, caring and focussed on encouraging choice, self-worth and assisting our customers to acheive their goals in life.

      In return we will offer you:

      • 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays.

      • Sleep-in payments £73.37 per night.

      • Paid Mileage at 44p per mile.

      • Up to 4% pension contribution matched 1:1.

      • Flexible benefits of 1% of salary with a minimum of £300.

      • Spot Bonus awards.

      • Long Service awards.

      • Paid Induction Training.

      • Paid Enhance DBS.

      • Annual pay review.

      So what’s stopping you? Get in touch today!

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    Care and Support Workers, Colchester

  • Salary
  • £17,550 per annum (£9.00 per hour)
  • Location
  • Colchester, Essex
  • Closing Date
  • 01/09/2019
    • Contract
    • Permanent
    • Summary
    • We are looking for caring and compassionate people who can coach and support people with learning disabilities to live their best life. Joe, Louise and Sarah live together in a bungalow in Halstead, they like outings, music and visiting friends.

      We have full time (37.5 hours) or part time hours available, on a permanent basis.  Relief hours also welcome.  You will be offered a competitive salary of £17,550 per annum (£9.00 per hour), sleep ins £70.89.

      If you are passionate about people and up for a new challenge please talk to us. We offer a full training package and a thorough induction, no experience necessary just a kind heart.  You should be positive, caring and focussed on encouraging choice, self-worth and assisting our customers to get out and about enjoying themselves in the local community.

      So what’s stopping you? Get in touch today!

      In return we will offer you:

      • 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays
      • Sleep-in payments £70.89 per night
      • Paid Mileage at 44p per mile
      • Up to 4% pension contribution matched 1:1. Flexible benefits of 1% of salary with a minimum of £300
      • Spot Bonus awards
      • Long Service awards
      • Paid Induction Training
      • Paid Enhance DBS
      • Annual pay review

      If you’d like to informally discuss this position, please contact the Manager, Sarah 07770703897.

      Please note: We are a 24/7 service. Our customers require support to access community activities and private appointments you will therefore need access to a car or other independent means of transport to facilitate this.

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    Assistant Team Manager

  • Salary
  • £21,500 per annum (full time equivalent)
  • Location
  • Braintree, Essex
  • Closing Date
  • 26/08/2019
    • Contract
    • Permanent
    • Summary
    • Are you passionate about making a difference to people’s lives?

      Do you have the qualities required to enable vulnerable people to take control and choice and better manage their health, wealth and well-being? 

      Do you have the qualities required to enable staff to develop and deliver high quality, innovative and empathetic services.

      Our Essex Services are looking to recruit a full time Assistant Team Manager within our Homelessness accommodation based services. This role is based in Braintree and provides management and customer support to three homelessness services within the district.

      As a motivated, creative and compassionate Assistant Team Manager, you will be a self- starter, able to pick up customer support and provide high quality interventions in scheme settings, including carrying out housing management related tasks and effective incident response. You will be responsible for managing a small caseload of higher support needs customers, will provide line management support to a small team of Housing Support Workers and will oversee the day to day delivery of services.

      You will have a good understanding of the support needs of customers and housing/homelessness legislation and process, of delivering housing related support and will possess a strong ability to engage with both customers and your colleagues. You will be able to lead, motivate and develop staff and deliver high quality effective services.

      You will work with our customers in a person centred and trauma informed way, focusing on supporting people to become independent and achieve what matters most to them.

      In return for your dedication, passion and work, you’ll have the opportunity to meet like-minded people, benefit from excellent training provision, challenge stigma and societal norms and take advantage of a number of career development opportunities within the company.  To find out more, please read our job description.

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    Support Worker - Care, Saffron Walden

  • Salary
  • £17,550 per annum (£9.00 per hour). Sleep ins £73.89 per shift
  • Location
  • Saffron Walden/Uttlesford, Essex
  • Closing Date
  • 01/09/2019
    • Contract
    • Permanent
    • Summary
    • We are looking for caring and compassionate people who can coach and support people with learning disabilities to live their best life. Joe, Louise and Sarah live together in a bungalow in Saffron Walden, they like outings, music and visiting friends.

      We have full time (37.5 hours) or part time hours available, on a permanent basis.  Relief hours also welcome.  You will be offered a competitive salary of £17,550 per annum (£9.00 per hour), sleep ins £73.89 per shift.

      If you are passionate about people and up for a new challenge please talk to us. We offer a full training package and a thorough induction, no experience necessary just a kind heart.  You should be positive, caring and focussed on encouraging choice, self-worth and assisting our customers to get out and about enjoying themselves in the local community.

      So what’s stopping you? Get in touch today!

      In return we will offer you:

      •              25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays.

      •              Sleep-in payments £70.89 per night.

      •              Paid Mileage at 44p per mile.

      •              Up to 4% pension contribution matched 1:1. 

      •              Flexible benefits of 1% of salary with a minimum of £300.

      •              Spot Bonus awards.

      •              Long Service awards.

      •              Paid Induction Training.

      •              Paid Enhance DBS.

      •              Annual pay review.

      If you’d like to informally discuss this position, please contact the Manager, Leanne on 07957 540325.

      Please note: We are a 24/7 service. Our customers require support to access community activities and private appointments you will therefore need access to a car or other independent means of transport to facilitate this.

       

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    Support Worker, Braintree

  • Salary
  • £17,550 per annum (£9.00 per hour) sleep ins £73.89
  • Location
  • Braintree, Essex
  • Closing Date
  • 25/08/2019
    • Contract
    • Permanent
    • Summary
    • We are looking for caring and compassionate people who can coach and support people with learning disabilities to live their best life. Joe, Louise and Sarah live together in a bungalow in Braintree, they like outings, music and visiting friends. For this role you will be required to cover Braintree and the surrounding areas.

      We have full time (37.5 hours) or part time hours available, on a permanent basis.  Relief hours also welcome.  You will be offered a competitive salary of £17,550 per annum (£9.00 per hour), sleep ins £73.89.

      If you are passionate about people and up for a new challenge please talk to us. We offer a full training package and a thorough induction, no experience necessary just a kind heart.  You should be positive, caring and focussed on encouraging choice, self-worth and assisting our customers to get out and about enjoying themselves in the local community.

      So what’s stopping you? Get in touch today!

      In return we will offer you:

      •              25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays.

      •              Sleep-in payments £73.89 per night.

      •              Paid Mileage at 44p per mile.

      •              Up to 4% pension contribution matched 1:1.

      •              Flexible benefits of 1% of salary with a minimum of £300.

      •              Spot Bonus awards.

      •              Long Service awards.

      •              Paid Induction Training.

      •              Paid Enhance DBS.

      •              Annual pay review.

      If you’d like to informally discuss this position, please contact the Manager, Sarah Kane on 07770703897.

      Please note: We are a 24/7 service. Our customers require support to access community activities and private appointments you will therefore need access to a car or other independent means of transport to facilitate this.

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    Team Manager – Essex Outreach Support

  • Salary
  • £27,000 per annum
  • Location
  • Pitsea, Essex
  • Closing Date
  • 26/08/2019
    • Contract
    • Permanent
    • Summary
    • Peabody’s Essex Outreach Support service is a large, busy floating support service, providing outreach support, tenancy advice and homelessness prevention services to people across the county of Essex.

      Working as part of a large multi-disciplinary team, you’ll be responsible for managing services in south Essex, ensuring that Peabody provides a high quality, responsive and expert outreach housing support service to local residents.  You’ll lead, support and motivate a team of support workers, as well as ensuring that service contractual and operational requirements are met.

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    Care and Support Worker, North Essex

  • Salary
  • £17,550 (£9 per hour) and sleep ins £73.89
  • Location
  • Clacton-On-Sea, Essex
  • Closing Date
  • 21/08/2019
    • Contract
    • Permanent
    • Summary
    • We are looking for caring and compassionate people who can coach and support people with learning disabilities to live their best life. The people we support live in a supported living service in Clacton and they like going to the theatre, playing pool, music and visiting family and friends.

      We have full time (37.5 hours) or part time hours available, on a permanent basis.  Relief hours also welcome.  You will be offered a competitive salary of £17,550 per annum (£9.00 per hour), sleep ins £73.89.

      If you are passionate about people and up for a new challenge please talk to us. We offer a full training package and a thorough induction, no experience necessary just a kind heart. 

      You should be positive, caring and focussed on encouraging choice, self-worth and assisting our customers to get out and about enjoying themselves in the local community.

      So what’s stopping you? Get in touch today!

      In return we will offer you:

      25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays.

      Sleep-in payments £73.89 per night- where sleep ins apply.

      Paid Mileage at 44p per mile.

      Up to 4% pension contribution matched 1:1. Flexible benefits of 1% of salary with a minimum of £300.

      Spot Bonus awards/Long Service awards.

      Paid Induction Training/Paid Enhance DBS.

      Annual pay review.

      If you’d like an application form, please contact the Deputy Operational Manager, Debbie 07968 696674.

      Please note: We are a 24/7 service. Our customers require support to access community activities and private appointments you will therefore need access to a car or other independent means of transport to facilitate this.

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    Complex Needs Assertive Outreach/Hostel Worker, Southend-on Sea

  • Salary
  • £22,250 per annum (full time equivalent) £10.70 per hour
  • Location
  • Southend-on Sea, Essex
  • Closing Date
  • 26/08/2019
    • Contract
    • Fixed Term
    • Summary
    • The role is dedicated to the continued delivery of support to customers using Drugs & Alcohol and other complex adults in Southend, who have been traditionally hard to engage in services designed to reduce the negative impacts of their substance use. This role will also look at accommodation options for customers who sleep rough in order to reduce the numbers on the streets as part of the Rough Sleeper Initiative.

      The role will be delivered on a rota basis, predominantly out of hours (early and late), this includes weekend working.

      You will hold a caseload of up to 8 complex individuals at any one time with a view to supporting them to engage in dedicated drug and alcohol treatment services/mental health and allied support as necessary. 

      Please note this is a Secondment/ Fixed Term opportunity until 31 March 2020.

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    Supported Housing Administrator

  • Salary
  • £21,250 per annum
  • Location
  • Elephant and Castle, London
  • Closing Date
  • 26/08/2019
    • Contract
    • Permanent
    • Summary
    • We are recruiting a Supported Housing Administrator as a pivotal member of our admin team, to provide a professional, consistent and courteous service to clients of the Association and external agencies.

      You will support the delivery of core administrative functions such as equipment ordering, invoice coding, electronic filing, dealing with complaints and compliance certification.  As well as prepare and provide statistical information/returns on behalf of contract Managers and other team Managers as requested.

      You will pose excellent verbal and written communication skills and have oustanding computer literacy skills, including Microsoft Office.

      In return we will offer you:

      25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays
      Up to 4% pension contribution matched 1:1. Flexible benefits of 1% of salary with a minimum of £300
      Spot Bonus awards
      Long Service awards
      Annual pay review.

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