Closing date: (Midnight) 1 February 2022
Interview date: TBC
We currently have an opportunity for a Housing Support Assistant (Derwent Lodge)
Are you seeking a new role where you can really make a difference? Would you like to gain more skills by working within a department where your impact really counts?
As a Housing Support Assistant you will join our small, enthusiastic and supportive Team, to help people improve their lives, by providing support and opportunities for a more positive future. You will work with the Support officers in the operational delivery of housing related support within the project.
Derwent Lodge is a supported Housing project based in Norton. The accommodation is available to those in housing need aged 16 or over.
You will assist in providing a responsive, effective and confidential client based support service and assist residents within the project to make a positive, planned move into independent accommodation.
To assist residents to access employment opportunities and assist with the general upkeep of the project. The post holder will have experience of working within a team, the ability to communicate effectively and have the ability to deal with clients that are often vulnerable and experiencing chaotic lifestyles. The post holder will have the ability to remain resilient and confident throughout their role. Training will be provided.
This post will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.
To work 6 hours a week over a fortnightly rota
Week 1 Saturday – 5pm-9pm
Week 2 Saturday – 10.30am-7pm
This vacancy is advertised by North Yorkshire County Council on behalf of Ryedale District Council.Apply now