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Floating Support Worker - Across London

£16 - £18 per hour
City of London

Job description

Floating Support Worker Wanted!

Location: Pan London - Free license to arrange your own diary

Day 1 - West: Hillingdon & Hounslow.

Day 2 - East: Havering, Romford, Barking & Dagenham.

Day 3 - South: Croydon, Lewisham & Greenwich.

Day 4 - North: Enfield.

(Then repeat) 80% in the community, 20% in the office you can choose Hackney or Lambeth

Social Care Assignment: 1-2 Months initially with likely extension

Hours: Mon - Fri, 09:00-17:00

Must have an enhanced DBS Issued within the last 12 months (or on the update service)

Pay: £14.40 Holiday = £16.14 per hour or £18.00 umbrella

Purpose of the service:

Help people get into suitable and stable accommodation, acting as a stepping stone between supported and private accommodation

Our social care client needs a Floating Support Worker to provide housing related support to vulnerable ex homeless clients, to ensure they maintain their tenancy and get them ready for an independent lifestyle. You will be supporting 20-25 clients around London, the frequency of how often you will need to visit each service user will depend on their level of need. So, this is a great opportunity to be out in the community supporting those who need your advice and guidance most!

The clients themselves have a variety of support needs ranging from low to high, all of which are ex-rough sleepers and have a variety of support needs including substance misuse, mental health issues and low indpendence. You will be helping them improve and obtain accommodation and gain the skills and knowledge they need to maintain a property and live an independent life. You will need to demonstrate patience, perseverance, and motivation to really get the best out of your case load, in this social care position

  • Travel costs during working hours will be expensed
  • Must be available to work 37.5 hours a week over the following shift patterns:

09:00-17:00 Monday to Friday, 5 days a week


  • Oversee a case load of 20-25 low to high needs clients
  • Organising your week by booking appointments with each client
  • Writing up the monthly and weekly reports using clear written communication
  • Helping your clients with budgeting, advising around what they can afford and how to get the most out of their financial position
  • Help each client obtain and maintain their tenancy, reporting any damages, help each client keep on top of their financial responsibilities
  • Oversee and maintain a positive relationship between your client and their landlord
  • Support clients emotionally
  • Empower you clients and encourage them to take up hobbies, attend appointments and apply for work, education, or training
  • Encourage your client to engage with the community
  • Promote independence and teach life skills

If you feel that you have the relevant expertise and skills to tackle this role? do you feel that you are the person to help mentor and guide these vulnerable individuals? Then contact Morgan Hunt now! Our social care client needs YOU!

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to temporary vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer, job suitability are assessed on merit in accordance with their skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.

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