We are looking to recruit Locum Support Workers at St Martins, to provide cover across our Care Services:
Community Housing – to work at the community housing service, providing 1 – 1 support to individuals accommodated there, in accordance with their support and action plan in order to promote independent living and move on.
Dibden Road Hostel – our 22-bed hostel working with residents to establish their housing pathway into independent living.
Webster Court – is a two-storey block design consisting of 33 apartments, providing housing and care for people aged over 50- many of whom are physically frail and have mental health issues such as dementia and experienced homelessness at some point in their lives.
Highwater House – a 22 bed residential care home, providing care and support for adults with mental health and substance misuse issues. The focus is on delivering Trauma Informed Care (TIC) in a Psychologically Informed Environment (PIE).
We are looking for:
- Someone with the passion and drive to work for Norwich’s largest charity supporting the most vulnerable people in the region
- Evidence of emotional resilience and tenacity to provide support, even when faced with resistance
- Ability and willingness to be flexible and work unsociable hours, including evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays at short notice.
You can expect:
- The opportunity to work across our key homeless services projects and gain valuable experience
- Possibility of gaining a permanent support role in the homeless sector
- Flexibility to work around your other commitments
- The support and guidance of working for one of the Top 20 Best Charities to Work For, as featured in the Sunday Times list for 2021
- A comprehensive training programme and the opportunity to gain knowledge and understanding of the range of support provided by St Martins
For an application pack, please firstname.lastname@example.org Once completed, please send to the same address.
St Martins is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults. An enhanced DBS check will be required for successful applicants.
It is St Martins expectation that all staff will be double vaccinated against Covid-19, wear face masks and participate in regular Covid testing, except where medically exempt.
The closing date for this job offer is on 30/06/2022
£10.14 or £10.55 an hour (depending on experience). Day and night shifts available.
This job is located in Norwich, Norfolk
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About St Martins Housing Trust
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