Night Support Worker


Job description

You will undertake activities required within the street outreach service that aims to provide a high quality, responsive service that meets the needs of people who are sleeping rough and those engaged in associated street culture (male and female) within the city of Derry/Londonderry..

Responsibilities

  • provide a high quality, responsive service that meets the needs of people who are sleeping rough and those engaged in associated street culture (male and female) within the city of Derry/Londonderry.
  • Full job description is available on employer's website

Skills and Qualifications

Essential Skills

  • Minimum of three GCSEs at grade C or above (or equivalent) including English Language
  • A relevant recognised qualification in health and social care or related field (Minimum NVQ level II or equivalent)
  • 2 years recent experience of working with people who are sleeping rough/outreach work in the field of addictions and mental health/or experience of working with homeless people who are vulnerable who need support with addictions and mental health
  • Hold a driving licence and have access to a car
  • IT Skills
  • It should be noted that the criteria for this post may be enhanced to facilitate short listing.

Further Information

Access NI checks will be carried out before an appointment can be confirmed. This position is also subject to compulsory registration with the Northern Ireland Social Care Council. (NISCC) We are an Equal Opportunities Employer

Vacancy ID
1646958
Job ref.
NSW-R5-05
Job Sector
Carers and Support Workers
Area
Derry or Londonderry
Location
Derry/Londonderry
Salary
£22,400 per annum
No. vacancies
1
Contract Type
Permanent
Weekly hours
37.5
Published date
22/03/2024
Closing date
05/04/2024
Worktime
Mon-Fri

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