Support Worker

Posted 11 May 2023
SalaryUp to £16.71 an hour
Job type Permanent
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ContactLondon .

Job description

Help make a positive difference as a Support Worker (Homelessness Service)

Join Newcross Healthcare today to assist with homelessness services in Islington and the surrounding areas. As a Support Worker (Homelessness Service), you’ll make a difference in people’s lives by providing tailored support and care to service users. You'll assist with all housing and non-housing appointments, completing forms and applying for appropriate benefits.

At Newcross, you will receive consistent support and free training to make a rewarding difference in people’s lives daily. We are an accredited Living Wage Employer with unlimited free training and a salary of up to £16.71 per hour (inc holiday pay).

You make a huge difference. We give you a different level of support .

Our people and technology help you make a difference in people’s lives and wellbeing every day

  • Excellent hourly rates: get market-leading basic rates
  • Flexible shifts in the palm of your hand: our HealthForceGo app makes flexible working easy. Choose full-time, part-time, day and night shifts at the tap of a finger
  • Same-day pay with FlexiPay: get instant access to up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts, even on weekends and bank holidays
  • £500 when you Introduce a Friend: receive up to £500 when you introduce a friend or family member
  • Wellbeing support: MyHealthPlan gives you healthcare and mental health support and access to in-app virtual appointments with NHS-registered GPs
  • Free welcome gift box and Newcross Healthcare uniform when you join
  • Perks at Work: benefit from over 30,000 exclusive deals and discounts for your favourite brands

Support Worker (Homelessness Service) requirements

You’ll be an enthusiastic homelessness support worker who is committed to helping vulnerable people improve their lives and make positive changes. You’ll need:

  • 6 months experience in homelessness as a support worker within the last 3 years
  • Previous experience working in supported housing
  • The right to work in the UK
  • IT competency
  • Level 2 NVQ or equivalent in a related field (A)
  • Knowledge of the benefits system (A,I)

Helping Britain get the care service it deserves

At Newcross Healthcare, we celebrate people – the right specialist nurses and carers, giving the right standard of care in the right places at the right time – so that you can make a difference to the lives and wellbeing of those who need your care. We provide better support and technology to make your life easier and work more efficient, supporting you to do what you do best. Newcross offers work that fits around your personal commitments and location, combined with cutting-edge learning and development.

Apply now and make a real difference as a Support Worker (Homelessness Service)