Project Worker

Up to £24000 per annum
Trafford
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Job description

Morgan Hunt are currently working with a Social Housing provider who are looking to recruit a Project Worker for one of their Supported Housing services in Trafford. This role is a permanent role and involves working 35 hours per week on a rolling rota (7.45 am to 15.45 and 12.10 to 20.10).


The service, supporting young people aged 16 - 19 who are homeless and is staffed 24/7, providing a safe and stable environment for residents. An experienced and dedicated support team work closely with residents and partner agencies, delivering wide ranging support and advice in areas such as: health and wellbeing, budgeting, education, employment and training and re-housing through weekly one-to-one sessions, workshops and activities.

Residents all have personalised support packages to help them develop independent living skills, realise their potential and move on successfully from the scheme.

The role - Project Worker

  • Managing an allocated caseload of young people, ensuring support plans are in place dedicated to individual needs
  • Completing risk assessments for new referrals into the service to assess suitability
  • Working closely with external organisations to support service users and promote access to the community
  • Promoting independent living and developing daily living skills
  • Keeping accurate records and documentation around individual interactions and progress of service users


The candidate

  • Experience in working within a similar setting with either adults or young people with complex needs
  • Confidence in risk assessing and support planning whilst managing a caseload
  • Maintaining strong relationships with external organisations and professionals to ensure a holistic support package is offered


Due to the nature of the role, an Enhanced DBS will also be required for the role of Project Worker.

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

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Annabelle Walster
Housing Recruitment Manager
Housing Team / Social Care Team
Manchester
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