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Title:  Project Worker - Bank

Location: 

Shoreham-by-Sea, South East, GB, BN43 5UB

Department:  Care (Qualified and Non-Qualified Care Staff)
Operation:  Sanctuary Supported Living
Requisition Number:  43480

Project Worker – Bank

Normanhurst, Shoreham-by-Sea

£9.44 per hour (rising to £9.94 after 12 months, subject to satisfactory performance)

Hours as and when required

 

We have a great opportunity for a Project Worker with the passion and drive to provide support, enabling our clients at Normanhurst with a range of complex needs, so that they can achieve their potential and live more independently within their community. You will use your skills to work with colleagues and partner agencies to achieve the best outcome for our clients. If you want to make a positive impact to people’s lives, this is a rewarding opportunity to come and work within an established and experienced team.

The role of Project Worker will include:

  • Ensuring that relevant support is provided to empower our clients to reach their own potential and level of independence
  • Promote safe working practices by undertaking risk assessments within legislative frameworks
  • Regularly assessing the needs of our clients, writing and updating support plans
  • Being a first point of call to receive and direct all customer and resident queries
  • Working with statutory and non-statutory agencies on behalf of the clients, actively encouraging choice and involvement, or acting as an advocate when required

Skills and experiences:

  • Good skills in maintaining accurate records and support plans
  • The ability to work on your own initiative, as you will be required to source innovative solutions to problems that allow residents independence to be enhanced
  • Good interpersonal and communications skills, allowing you to build strong working relationships with residents
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft packages and internet communications

Why work for us?

We support vulnerable people to live as independently as possible, by building their confidence and skills to realise their potential.

We are a national organisation but we think locally. We support people through supported housing, move-on accommodation and floating support, CQC registered services and floating support. We specialise in services for young people, homeless families and individuals, people with physical disabilities, learning disabilities and people with mental health needs and families fleeing domestic abuse.

Ready to join us?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary a great place to work, we offer a comprehensive reward and benefits package appropriate for the role that you do, including:

  • Health and well-being plans
  • A variety of online discounts and rewards from major retailers
  • A wide range of learning and development opportunities

Read the full job profile here

Closing Date: 19 February 2019

We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.

‘For an insight into what it’s like to work for us, take a look at #LifeatSanctuary on Twitter’

Building Equality and Diversity
We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent illegal working.
An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.
Sanctuary Supported Living is a trading name of Sanctuary Housing Association and Sanctuary Home Care Limited, both exempt charities.


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