Latch Vacancy: Housing Support Worker

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Hours: 37 hours per week Monday to Friday

Salary: £23549 + 5% pension.

Holiday: 25 days plus Bank Holidays

Latch is a unique charitable organisation that refurbishes derelict and run-down houses in Leeds.

When they’re fully modernised and furnished, their properties provide supported housing for people who are homeless or in housing need and are ready to make a positive change in their lives.

They are recruiting an experienced worker to support their tenants to:

  • Set up and sustain their tenancies so that they don’t become homeless again.
  • Develop a range of skills so that they can move to independent living.
  • Identify and take steps towards achieving their personal goals.

This is an exciting time to join their team. Latch is growing and they are recruiting an additional support worker to join their friendly and effective team.

They are developing the service based on innovative evidence based practice, incorporating Strengths Based Approaches and working towards becoming a Psychologically Informed Environment.

Experience of support work, a full driving licence and access to own vehicle for work use are essential.

For an application pack, go to www.latch.org.uk/jobs

No CVs or agencies.

Closing date: Monday 29 April 9am

Interviews:  Wednesday 8 May

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2019-04-03T11:16:14+00:00 3rd April 2019|0 Comments

About the Author:

Sean Tunnicliffe
Sean is the communications Officer at Leeds Older People’s Forum (LOPF) and also deals with admin and office management. He enjoys the wide variety of his role which covers things like designing reports and documents, organising meetings, putting together ebulletins, writing blogs, updating the LOPF website and social media and making sure that the office never runs out of milk. He has worked in the third sector since 2001 first with Volition and then LOPF and is the longest serving member of the Forum Central team. Previous to this Sean had mainly worked in horticulture and also had a spell managing a newsagent shop.

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