Floating Project Worker

Location Haringey
Discipline: Public Sector
Job type: Contract
Salary: £Up to £13 per hour
Contact name: Shona Inglis

Contact email: singlis@novaxrecruitment.com
Job ref: RQ498093_1641467281
Published: 22 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

Floating Project Worker
£13 per hour
Full Time Contract

We are seeking a Floating Project Worker to provide practical support to individuals accommodated in various specialist accommodation services.

Main responsibilities include:-

  • Managing telephone, email and face to face communication with people living in the accommodation services and relevant professionals and members of the public seeking help.
  • Carrying out comprehensive client assessments, identifying priorities and ongoing need, risk and assets including establishing move on options.
  • Assisting people in making successful claims for housing benefit, welfare benefits, EU settled Status and/or in work benefits.
  • Promoting health and wellbeing services and activities including Mental Health, GP and including Covid-19 specific interventions, making referrals where appropriate.
  • To identify and appropriate apply relevant safeguarding, domestic abuse and health and safety policies as they apply to personal circumstances of those assessing services.

Key Skills and Requirements include:-

  • Understanding of the issues affecting vulnerable homeless people or those at risk of homelessness.
  • Understanding of and commitment to following relevant safeguarding, Health and Safety and Domestic Violence policies.
  • Understanding and commitment to working responsively to support individuals plan and realise their aspirations and strengths.
  • An up to date DBS Check.

For more information, contact Shona on 01612330034