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Support Officer (london B)
Generic | SE23 |£10.77 per hour | 3-4 months | Job Ref: BD6002 | Posted: 09/03/2018

Central is currently recruiting for a Case Officer, to work in the Lewisham area. The service provides high quality homeless prevention advice and support to clients with complex needs.

The successful candidate will be required to work 37.5 hours per week, working Monday -Friday, 9AM - 5PM or 11AM-7PM. Cover is required for 3 months. The pay rate for this role is £10.77 per hour.

In this position, you will be providing a floating support service to individuals at risk of homelessness, who may have issues of substance misuse, mental health and offending. You will be working to prevent and reduce the risk of future homelessness, focusing on achieving real results.

You will be providing case work to customers to resolve their housing needs and build confidence and skills to live independently. You will be supporting individuals with their access to training, education and employment; working jointly with customers, their families, friends and agencies involved in their support.

To apply for this role, you must have previous experience providing housing advice and support as well as working with the private rented sector and helping customers with resettlement. You must also have knowledge of the support planning process and preferably experience with court representation in possession cases.

Candidates must confirm their interest as soon as possible, with interviews scheduled to take place during the week commencing 12/03/2018 and the appointed candidate expected to start shortly thereafter

How to apply:

If you feel that you fully meet the above outlined criteria for this role and would like to apply for this post, please either forward your CV for consideration to work@centralcare.co.uk or upload it below.

*Please note the above outlined experience is the 'minimum' first stage criteria for this role, we will therefore be unable to consider your application unless you are able to demonstrate a relevant work history in line with this position.

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