Floating Support Worker - Cardiff

Contract:
Permanent
Category:
Part Time, Full Time
Job Sector:
Nursing / Social Care
Region:
South Wales
Location:
Cardiff
Salary description:
Up to £19164 per annum
Posted:
13/12/2018
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Pobl Group
Job Ref:
492665

Floating Support Worker

Reference: 492665

Work Type: Full time, Part time, Flexible

Locations: Cardiff

Division: Care & Support Division

Categories: General: Support

Applications Closing Date: 16 Dec 2018

Salary: £19,164

We have an exciting opportunity for you!

Join our fantastic team of Difference Makers and help prevent homelessness in Cardiff. Pobl is an organisation that puts people first, so if you’re thinking of starting a rewarding career with us and support individuals in their homes and the community to manage debt, promote health and wellbeing and empower them to make positive choices, Pobl is the place for you! Apply now and start making a difference…

What is special about this opportunity?

Joining our Floating Support team will be the opportunity for you to learn and grow within the support sector. You will work with talented and experienced people whose passion is to support our clients into independent living. This truly is a rewarding career for a Positive, Connected and Considerate person.

The role will be varied and involve working with vulnerable people in their homes or temporary accommodation to prevent homelessness and develop skills needed to maintain their tenancies, change negative behaviour, maintain their health and wellbeing, progress to independent living and make appropriate decisions for the future.

You will contribute to the success of the Pobl Group, which is moving from strength to strength see www.poblgroup.co.uk.

There is a variety of hours and contracts available for this fantastic role. You could be joining us on a permanent 37-hour basis or temporarily to cover maternity leave. Tell us what you can do and together we can make it happen!

For this role you will need to be a driver with own vehicle. You will require an Enhanced DBS check, which we pay for.

How can I make a difference?

As a Floating Support Worker, you will provide support, guidance and inspiration to people to better their lives and make positive choices.

You will:

* Work with people to truly make a difference in their life
* Use your skills and talents to engage with people
* Support people to achieve their potential
* Develop your networking skills by working in partnership with external agencies

Who are we looking for?

To be a great Support Worker you need to be motivated and passionate with experience of working with vulnerable people. A good understanding of housing related support and welfare benefits or awareness of issues faced by people at risk of homelessness would be extremely useful in the role.

The ideal candidate will be:

* Flexible and adaptable
* Solution focused
* Patient and resilient
* Approachable, kind and honest
* Creative and energetic
* Reliable

Every person employed by Pobl shares the same values – watch our Pobl Values video to learn more.

If you think this describes you, then we would love to hear from you.

To begin your journey with Pobl, click here or the "apply now" button below

Company Description

Pobl Group makes a difference to people across the South Wales and South West of England Region. Our customers value our local presence and knowledge, so all our services and teams are based in the communities we serve, focused on delivering services that meet specific community needs.

Closing Date:
16/12/2018

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