Floating Support Worker – Housing and Welfare Benefits (Job Ref: 21415)

Position Categories: Full Time, new, North West, Part Time

Location: Fleetwood

Salary: Up to £8.00 per hour based on experience

Closing Date: 02 August 2018

Other Job Ref Numbers: 21415JCP, 21415GWO, 21415RED

Short Job Description:

Creative Support is a nationwide not-for-profit care provider supporting adults with a wide range of needs. We work closely with the different local authorities, commissioners and the multi-agency team to provide the excellent standard of care and support to ensure all service users enjoy the highest quality of life and make progress towards greater independence by accessing into the local community.
We are looking for Floating Support Worker on full time or part time basis to provide personalised support to adults who need guidance and support around housing related issues. As a positive and motivated individual, you will use own initiative to support individuals who may challenge and be able to offer personalised support packages to meet their individual needs.
The successful candidate will be a self-motivated, dynamic individual; they will work as part of a busy team delivering advice and support to clients in order to enable them to retain or secure accommodation by advising and assisting with benefit.
You will have a proven track record of providing advice to vulnerable clients, ideally including delivery of Welfare Benefit and/or housing advice to a high standard, working closely with clients to support them in retaining their accommodation.

Application Instructions:

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Completed Application Forms must be submitted to our Head Office address (below) or emailed (recruitment@creativesupport.co.uk) to be considered for the vacancy. If you have not received a response to your application within 10 working days of the closing date please accept this as notification of an unsuccessful application. Unsuccessful applicants must wait 6 months before reapplying.

Recruitment Department, Creative Support Ltd, Wellington House, 131 Wellington Road, Stockport, SK1 3TS.