Hostel Support Worker

£13 - £17.50 per hour

Job description

Hostel Support Worker Wanted in Lambeth!


£13 - 17.50 per hour


Working with homeless clients


2-3 months plus


Full time 37.5 hours, 5 days a week across Monday - Sunday



This includes:

Rolling rota's

Early shift: 08:00am - 16:00

Late: 15:00 - 22:00

Our social care, charity client is looking for a project worker with experience working with homeless clients in a hostel environment.

To be a good project worker you will need experience or transferable skills in the following!

  • Understanding the needs of homeless people
  • Work in an empathic, constructive but strict manner with vulnerable adults who have low to high needs, pre-existing forms of addiction or mental health issues
  • Possess excellent written and oral communication skills to effectively advocate on behalf of your clients when required
  • Will also possess good literacy, numeracy, and I.T skills
  • Be up to speed with Homeless and housing legislation
  • Provide key work support sessions based on each client's support plans catered around their various support needs
  • Carry out needs and risks assessments
  • Overcome client barriers to engagement
  • Induct new tenants into the service, helping them to understand their terms of agreement and make them feel settled

You must have an enhanced DBS issued within 12 months or one that is on the update service to apply - If you do not have one, please contact us and we can help you get one for future roles!

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.


George Coombes
Business Manager
Housing Recruitment Team / Social Care Recruitment Team
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