Job Title: Complex Needs Project Worker
Contract Duration: 2-3 Months (Temporary Position)
Working Hours: 7-day rolling rota, including weekends
Early Shift (E): 08:00-16:00
Late Shift (L): 14:30-22:00
Pay: £13.50 holiday pay = £15.13 per hour or £17.00 via umbrella
Caseload: 4-5 Clients
About the role
The service address the needs of homeless individuals with complex requirements. They are currently seeking a motivated and empathetic Complex Needs Project Worker to join the team on a temporary basis. The Accommodation based hostel service provides support to 14 service users enduring Complex Needs whom previously experienced sleeping rough.
- Support/Well-being Plans: Develop and implement individualised support and well being plans for each client in collaboration with the wider team.
- Needs & Risk Assessments: Conduct comprehensive needs and risk assessments to identify and address the unique challenges faced by each client.
- Liaison with External Support Services: Work closely with external support services, including health care providers, social services, and community organisations, to ensure holistic care for our clients.
- Income Maximisation: Support clients in maximising their income through housing and welfare benefits, providing guidance on financial literacy, and facilitating access to relevant resources.
Qualifications and Experience:
- Previous experience working with homeless individuals with complex needs.
- Strong understanding of support planning, needs assessment, and risk management.
- Ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team and collaborate with external agencies.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Knowledge of income maximisation strategies and welfare benefit systems.
- Compassionate and empathetic approach towards clients.
- Resilient and adaptable in a fast-paced environment.
- Strong problem-solving skills.
- Ability to maintain professionalism and confidentiality.
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.