Outreach Worker

Ref:
SYS-3432
Closing date
30/05/2018
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Job Type - Jobs in Care & Support

Contract Type - Full Time

Location - Eagle House, Newport Rd, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 2GH

Salary - 20,258 per annum

Hours - 39 per week


We are currently looking for an Outreach Worker at Eagle House in Stafford, who is customer focused and has the skills to engage with vulnerable customers and actively support them to accept assistance and access housing. Your role will require good record keeping skills and the ability to participate in and promote multi-agency working, including joint outreach with partner agencies, including substance misuse agencies, police, fire service and the local authority.

Your role entails seeking out and actively engaging with rough sleepers and people at risk of sleeping rough. You will provide support and assistance to individuals to enable them to secure suitable accommodation and meet their immediate needs. You will assist in enabling customers to gain and maintain sustained independent living and fully participate within their community.

Therefore if you have the ability to use your own initiative, then we would like to hear from you.

What can we offer you?  As well as a competitive salary and generous leave entitlement, you’ll benefit from our CIPD award winning reward initiative, including a range of voluntary and salary sacrifice benefits, generous pension arrangements, as well as the opportunity to develop your skills further.

To apply please register on our candidate portal and submit a CV setting out your career history with a cover letter of no more than 2 pages which clearly explains how you think you meet the requirements of this role.

Midland Heart aspires to be a digital organisation that minimises its impact on the environment. Wherever possible, we will conduct transactions digitally rather than by paper and ask that current and future employees share this commitment. Where required, we will support colleagues to be digitally enabled.