Job Title: Rough Sleeper Support Worker
Salary: £29,083 per annum
Term: Fixed to March 2022
Hours: 37.5 per week
The Barnet Group is currently seeking to recruit a Rough Sleeper Support Worker with knowledge of Street Outreach and/or support work with vulnerable clients. The role will report into the Rough Sleeper Coordinator and will work closely with colleagues across Housing Options and partner agencies. The role is central to our aim to reduce rough sleeping in Barnet.
The Rough Sleeper Support Worker role is to identify and locate rough sleepers in Barnet and provide outreach support to enable them to move off the streets and into accommodation suited to their immediate needs.
To work with rough sleepers in Barnet and provide floating support and financial assistance to help them engage with specialist services such as mental health and substance misuse, with the overall aim of sustaining them in temporary accommodation before moving them on into more settled accommodation.
We are looking for someone with extensive experience of working effectively with vulnerable people experiencing complex issues in a front-line housing or social care role and worked collaboratively with a range of services to identify and implement solutions that achieve positive outcomes for clients.
Closing date: Tuesday, 3 August 2021
Interview date: TBC
Benefits for TBG Flex:
You will receive a Flexible benefit allowance of 5% of your base salary. Flexible benefits are hosted by AON and will allow you to choose from a variety of benefits.