Location: Watford & 3 Rivers District

Salary: £21,879.00 per annum

Full-time: 37.5 hours a week.

One YMCA has recently secured a contract to provide high quality housing support in 2 four bedroom hostels for 16 – 17 year old children in need and looked after children.

The job requires working flexible hours in accordance with the rota, that are negotiated with the line manager, and that are in line with the needs of the service users.
Shift starting times range between 8am – 2pm and end times range between 4pm – 10pm.
This role involves travel between sites as such a full driving licence and suitably insured car available during working hours is essential.

The Supported Housing Officer will assist residents through developing and delivering appropriate support plans, designed to support the move to independence and adulthood.

The key elements of the post are to:
Provide support for residents in their personal, social and spiritual development
Develop a positive image for their presence and participation in the community
Develop opportunities to enhance their skills appropriate to their lifestyle.
Offer choices that are appropriate to their needs and have due regard for their safety

Job description

Closing date: Once post is filled
Interviews: tbc