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Single Homeless Support Officer

  • Employer: Surrey Heath Borough Council
  • Reference: DCS/21/163659
  • Published: Fri 03/09/2021, 15:25 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 17/09/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time, Flexible Hours
  • Hours: 30 hours per week
  • Salary: £24,649 - £28,956 pro rata
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Various, Surrey Heath Borough, Surrey

1 Year Fixed Term Contract

30 hours per week

The Council is committed to preventing homelessness and supporting residents who have been homeless back to settle lives in our community.

To ensure that the right help is available the Council launched a new Housing Support Service in August 2020.

This service:

  • Delivers tailored floating housing support to residents who are at risk of losing their homes;
  • Supports people moving to independence set up their new home; and,
  • Provides an accommodation based service for single homeless people who need a period of support before moving to independence.

Our accommodation based service will provides 10 units of accommodation for single people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, offering a settled base for up to 2 years. In this time we will support then to access the services they need to move on to independence in the community.

We are looking for someone to work with residents in their journey towards to independence and to settled lives in the community.

The right candidate will be excellent communicator, committed to delivering person- centered support, and able to work with a range of vulnerable clients in their homes to deliver positive housing, health and personal outcomes.

If you have the skills and drive to support us in delivering and developing this important new service we look forward to hearing from you.

Closing date for applications is 17th September 2021

Interviews will take place in person week commencing 20th September 2021

Please see the job description and person specification for more details, and if you have any further queries please contact Louise Small, Housing Support Team Leader, on 01276 707100.

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  • Employer: Surrey Heath Borough Council
  • Reference: DCS/21/163659
  • Published: Fri 03/09/2021, 15:25 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 17/09/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time, Flexible Hours
  • Hours: 30 hours per week
  • Salary: £24,649 - £28,956 pro rata
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Various, Surrey Heath Borough, Surrey

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