Social Care

Homeless Outreach Worker

Contract Full Time Permanent Temporary

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£12.60 – £15.29/hour

BDS Recruitment are recruiting for a Homeless Outreach Worker. The successful person will play a vital part in supporting the outreach team with new initiatives to tackle poverty and transform lives by maximising available money and resources.

Working across Stockport and Sale, you will engage with people who are rough sleeping to develop positive housing and support plans, building upon people’s strengths and personal goals. Developing relationships with partner agencies and co-ordinating interventions with rough sleepers, you will motivate people to take positive measures to address issues underpinning their homelessness.

With a resilient and motivational approach, you will need to work flexibly, often outside of usual office hours to locate and maintain relationships with people.

Partnership working is central to the success of the role, with the RSOW able to advocate in an assertive, but tactful way with a range of agencies. The drive and determination to enable people to access accommodation and positively transform their lives is at the heart of this role.

Candidates will have an understanding of homelessness and related issues, with a commitment to addressing rough sleeping and a passion to make a difference.

The contract is 37 hours per week and hours are varied to the current needs and can include some early starts and late finishes. The rate of pay is £12.60 paye or £15.29 limited/umbrella.

Please apply now for immediate consideration