Waking Night Support Worker – YMCA Brunel Group
*3 Night Accommodation and Support Workers*
*Who we are?*
we provide 100+ units within a range of supported housing projects, alongside single, shared and emergency accommodation within the Mendip and South Somerset area. Offering a home and support needed by young people to develop skills, prepare for independent living and access to training, education, employment and social & leisure opportunities as part of the P2i contract.
*What does the job entail?*
This is a key role within the support team of YMCA Brunel Group. The post holder will be working to support young people within housing projects and within the community to equip them with the skills to live independently.
Support will be provided across Yeovil and Glastonbury where needed, both accommodation and community-based work, to assist those who are not housed but need comprehensive housing support to identify, secure and set up accommodation to achieve independent living.
The post is also responsible for Housing Management duties to ensure a holistic service for clients including administration, rent collection and rent administration, notification of repairs and maintenance, health and safety tasks and ensuring the environment is welcoming and safe for clients and staff.
*What skills will the successful candidate need?*
Are you positive and proactive? Can you relate well to young people, be an inspiring role model and help them develop the skills they need to successfully live independently? If so, becoming a Support Worker with us might be the job for you!
No two days are the same! We are looking for people who can:
√ Build positive relationships with young people, so they can belong, contribute and thrive.
√ Support and advocate for young people and work effectively with other organisations to best meet their needs.
√ Carry out housing management tasks, provide a safe welcoming environment and deliver our tenant accreditation programme.
√ Help young people moving on with tenancy set up and provide ongoing support so they keep their accommodation.
The successful candidate will have a Full Driving Licence with access to a vehicle.
*What we offer!*
* Enhanced sick pay allowances and paid compassionate and emergency dependent leave.
* 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
* Pension scheme
* Cycle to work scheme
* Free health and wellbeing advice via a 24/7.
* YMCA employee advantages
*Salary: £12,900 per annum +* *Shift Allowance of £30/night*
*Type of contract: Fixed term until 31st March 2024*
*Working hours: Part time positions: *
*21.5 hours/week on average over a 4 week rota: *
*-Night shift will be 21:45pm – 08:15am and you will work weekend day shifts 1 week in 4, from 2- 10pm.*
*Location: We have 2 roles based in Glastonbury and one role based in Yeovil however all 3 posts will require to travel across the Mendip and South Somerset areas.*
*To know more about what YMCA Brunel do and to apply please visit our website: *
*If you would like to apply for any of our current vacancies you will need to fill out one of our application forms on line.*
*To apply, please click on the following link: *
YMCA Brunel Group is an inclusive organisation and the post requires a shared commitment to equality and diversity.
_YMCA Brunel Group is committed to follow safer recruitment __guidelines and all candidates will have to demonstrate full employment history, give 2 good references and be DBS checked. In line with the requirements of the Asylum & Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process._
Job Types: Part-time, Fixed term contract
Contract length: 20 months
Part-time hours: 21.5 per week
Salary: £12,900.00 per year
* Company pension
* Cycle to work scheme
* Employee discount
* Gym membership
* Sick pay
* Store discounts
* Wellness programmes
* Night shift
* Weekend availability
£12,900.00 per year
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