Housing First Support Worker

Salary: £20,819 – £22,761 (scale point 25)(FTE based on a 37.5 hr week)
Location: Edinburgh
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Closing Date: Ongoing
Interview Date:  Ongoing

About this role

Can you bring:

Understanding and empathy to people’s lives?

Support for people to make a home and be connected to their community?
Advocacy and assistance for people to move through barriers?

We will: 

  • Ensure you to have ongoing support from your service leaders.
  • Training & e-Learning for you to develop your skills and knowledge. 
  • Provide opportunities for creative solution focused approaches.
  • Build collaborative relationships within teams.
  • Support your self development, with time built in. 

Does this sound like you? 

  • Do you know about the Housing First approach?
  • Are you ready for a change in your career?
  • Can you bring understanding and empathy to people’s lives?
  • Can you support people to make a home and be connected to their community?
  • Do you want to work for an organisation that supports you to advocate for/with people?

Have a listen to what your future colleagues have said:

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We are always looking for people who have the values of our organisation to join us as support workers full-time or on our relief pool if this sounds like you please apply.

If you want to find out more, we’re hosting an open evening on Wednesday 12th Jan – if you’re interested in attending, please email EPS@streetwork.org.uk

What next?

If you are interested in joining us and doing amazing things, these are the steps to take: