Female Support Worker, WEBRECRUIT in Guardian Jobs at Brighton, England, United Kingdom

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Female Support Worker

Brighton & Hove

35 hours per week, over a rolling 7-day rota (+ sleep-in shifts)

27 days’ annual leave (pro rata); additional 3 days at Christmas and statutory public holidays

Salary: Impact Band 3 starting £22,087 p.a. (pro rata)

This is for a permanent contract

Are you looking for a new challenge and a genuinely rewarding job? Due to ongoing expansion of our client’s supported housing service, they are seeking a Support Worker to join their expert team.

Our client provides female-specific young person’s housing and support through trauma-informed care in Brighton & Hove.

This role is based in their specialist houses, which provide a pathway through high, medium and low-level support

The young women our client works with often have a history of negative and damaging relationships including abuse and domestic violence as well as mental health issues, behavioural issues and substance misuse. The role of the Support Worker is to provide a consistent positive professional relationship that will allow the young women to start to trust, open up and address the issues in their past.

You Will

  • be committed to fostering positive professional relationships with the young women
  • have an understanding of the effects of early trauma on young women
  • be able to provide on-going support through the transition within the accommodation pathway

In Return, Our Client Offers

  • ongoing support and training
  • reflective practice with external facilitator
  • restorative circles with external facilitator
  • mindfulness, resilience and self-care with an external psychotherapist
  • generous annual leave allowance

This post is open to female applicants only as being female is deemed to be a genuine occupational requirement under Schedule 9, Paragraph 1 of the Equality Act 2010.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and the successful applicants will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services check.

Closing date for applications is: 9.00am, Friday 4th February 2022

Company: Guardian Jobs

Vacancy Type:  

Job Location: Brighton, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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To apply for this job email your details to bfdirb6788@gmail.com