Location: LHC Flagship
Salary: £24,892.46 gross per annum
Hours: 37 hours per week
We are looking to appoint a full time Senior Worker based at LHC Flagship.
This is an exciting opportunity to work within a consortium made up of Leeds Housing Concern, Foundation and Gipsil, who are committed to providing support to vulnerable young people on a pre-tenancy, accommodation basis then support them when they move into their own tenancy in order to provide an individual and more positive experience.
The successful candidate will assist the Scheme Manager in ensuring the effective management of the service within the parameters of the Supporting People contract and will be the service's point of contact and Lead worker in the absence of Scheme Manager.
It is essential that the successful candidate has experience of supervising staff.
- of working with vulnerable people in a paid capacity
- of supervising staff
- supporting and mentoring staff members & volunteers
- of key working and support planning processes
- of working with a wide range of agencies to ensure positive outcomes.
- of working within organisation safeguarding procedures
To obtain an application form and job pack please go to 'jobs' at www.leedshc.org.uk or email email@example.com, alternately you can contact Central Office on 0113 2760616 and request a pack to be sent to you.
Leeds Housing Concern (LHC) is fully comminitted to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all children, young people and adults. LHC will take all reasonable steps to promote safe practice and prtect children, young people and adults from harm, abuse and exploitation.
Any appointment will be subject to the receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.
Closing date -Wednesday 5 August 2015
Interview date- Wednesday 12 August 2015