Rush House is an established and respected organisation that develops its services in response to the needs of the most vulnerable people in Rotherham and surrounding areas.
Based at: Lindum Terrace
Hours : 24 hours average weekly
Salary : £17,835 per annum ( £11,569 pro rata 24 hours)
Rush House are seeking to employ a new Support worker to join our existing team working with Young People who will have been homeless, who may have complex needs and are accommodated in our hostel. You must have a positive and enthusiastic approach and be committed to helping them manage their tenancy and achieve independent living.
We are looking for someone who has a good understanding of the issues faced by homeless people and those with complex needs and can demonstrate the skills needed to motivate and engage with this vulnerable client group.
The successful candidates will have excellent verbal and written communication skills and a commitment to equal opportunities.
Applicants should be aware that duties may involve lone working supported by relevant policies and procedures. This post will involve working nights, evenings and weekend on a rota basis.
The post holder will be expected to work within the agreed hours and shift patterns which are relevant to the service. This may be reviewed from time to time to ensure services are accessible to service users and meet their needs.
For more information about the vacancy please contact Lisa Rachieru or Rachael Wilson on 01709 369295. To request an application pack please email email@example.com or download below
Closing date for this post is 12pm Monday 19th August 2019.
Interviews will take place on Thursday 22nd August 2019.
RUSH House will challenge discrimination in all areas of its work and we are committed to safeguarding all persons using our services.
We welcome applications from minority ethnic communities and undertake to make any reasonable adjustments to a job or workplace to counteract any disadvantage a disabled person may face.