Young Persons Support Worker

£10 - £13 per hour

Job description

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We have a current opportunity for a Young Persons Support Worker on a temporary basis. The position will be based in Birmingham, a car driver isn't necessary but is an ideal. For further information about this position please apply.

This role will be a 12 week temporary placement with a view to offer a permanent contract. This role will require an individual who will be able to build a rapport with young people, motivate and encourage them to live independently.

Responsibilities of a Young Persons Support Worker

  • You will spend your time offering a 1:1 support service to young people, enabling them to live as independently as they can
  • Provide a crucial role line managing a small team of Support Workers, under the guidance of the Project Manager, conducting regular supervisions and case management sessions
  • Work closely with our service users to work on developing their independence, seeking out opportunities for them to learn, work and get involved in community and social activities
  • Assisting with housing related support - applying for housing / benefits
  • Carrying out routine health and safety checks

Requirements of a Young Persons Support Worker

  • Proven track record of working with Young People / supported Housing
  • DBS on the update service or issues within the last 12 months
  • Able to start asap and hit the ground running
  • A driver isn't essential but ideal - will need to be able to commute around the Birmingham area

Please apply if you feel you meet the above criteria for a Young Persons Support Worker. If you would like more more details please call the office on 0121 631 5930

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.


Alisha Bhairon
Housing Recruitment Team / Property & Construction Team
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