Temporary Project Workers Wanted in Lambeth
Pay: £11-£14 Per Hour
Clients: Working with Ex-homeless clients with various complex needs including, dual diagnosis, mental health issues, drug and alcohol addictions and challenging behaviour
Hours: Full time 37.5 hours, must have complete availability and be happy to work 5 days a week across Monday - Sunday on a rolling rota. This includes:
First 3 weeks weekend off
4h Week - Saturday off, Sunday on
5th Work the full weekend
6th Work the full weekend
7th - Saturday on, Sunday off
Assignment: 3 months likely extension
You must have an enhanced DBS issued within 12 months or one that is on the update service to apply - If you don't have one, please contact us and we can help you get one for future roles!
Have you got what it takes to work with vulnerable homeless people?
Our social care client in Lambeth needs a complex needs project worker for their hostel. With the social care sector under enormous pressure during these difficult times, more and more services are opening or expanding to meet the demand. This service has been a crucial component of the homeless recovery in the borough of Lambeth for years!
The service helps people aged 40 who may have a history of street homelessness and who find it hard to sustain or obtain long term accommodation due to challenging behaviour, continued heavy drinking and/or chaotic way of life.
The project consists of 8 hostel rooms and 15 move on flats. In his role you will oversee a case load of 4 clients, working alongside each client's social worker and care coordinator, so clear communication and the ability to work well with others is crucial!
Clients must have Lambeth connection. Dogs accepted are also accepted! To be successful in this role you will need to be comfortable and capable of working with clients with anti-social behaviour, complex needs, problematic individuals, clients that can be verbally abusive and resistant to support.
You will need to link your clients in with third party providers such as drug and alcohol recovery services, the local council, anti-social behaviour and GP's.
To be successful in this social care role you should have a good expertise and understanding of the following:
Lambeth is a popular location so don't wait around and miss out! If you feel that you have the expertise and passion for this role then apply now!
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