Housing Support Worker

Job description and person specification
Job application
Application guide
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Salary: Point 3, £18,561 rising incrementally to Point 6, £19,698 per annum

Location: Southend-on-Sea

Contract type: Permanent.

Hours: Full-time, 37 hours per week (variable shifts over seven days/evenings)

Job ref: HH2 - please quote on your application

 

PLEASE NOTE THAT HARP DOES NOT ACCEPT CVs.

IF YOU WISH TO APPLY FOR THE VACANCY ADVERTISED BELOW, YOU MUST COMPLETE THE JOB APPLICATION FORM ABOVE.

Do you believe everyone should have a place to call home and the chance to lead a fulfilling life?

We are looking to recruit to Heath House, our Emergency Accommodation service in Southend. Your role will be supporting HARP residents with their first move out of homelessness and on to independent living. 

To be considered for this role, you will need to demonstrate patience, politeness and self-control. Organised, adaptable, and a good communicator, you will be enthusiastic and motivated by, a constantly changing and busy environment. 

We are happy to consider applicants without experience in this field that can demonstrate empathy and an enthusiasm for the role.

For full details please download the job description above.

For further information and an informal chat about the positions please contact Lauren Collin, Team Manager on 01702 430696. 

HARP will provide you with support and training to carry out your role effectively, and to develop your career. Our benefits package includes 25 days’ annual leave, plus Bank Holidays, a contributory pension scheme through The People’s Pension and a Death in Service Benefit. HARP will make a contribution to the pension and you will be required to make a contribution.

Closing Date: Tuesday 24th August 2021 midday
Shortlisting: Friday 25th August 2021
Interviews: Thursday 2nd September 2021

To apply, please download and complete the application form above. Your completed application should then be posted or emailed to Clive Franceschi (clive.franceschi@harpsouthend.org.uk) at HARP Head Office, Dencora Court – 4th Floor, Tylers Avenue, Southend on Sea, Essex, SS1 2BB (mark envelope as "Strictly private and confidential").

Please quote Ref: HH2

If you have any problems with the application process, please contact Clive Franceschi on 01702 615000.

Charity No: 1098126              

Registered Provider of Social Housing no.4742

HARP is an Equal Opportunities Employer

HARP is proud

to pay above the 

Real Living Wage

for our area

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