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Senior Housing Hwb Support Worker

Vacancy Details


Summary
Salary: £32,798 - £36,371 (Grade I)
Location: East Gate
Region: Llanelli
Job Type: Temporary - Full Time
Vacancy Group: Communities
Category: Housing
Closing Date: 09/04/2022
Date Posted: 08/12/2022
Reference: 026920

Description

Temporary post until 31/03/2025 due to grant funding.

We are seeking an effective Senior Officer with experience of setting standards in managing complex and detailed casework to join the Housing Hwb Team and contribute towards the delivery of a high-quality housing service. The successful candidate will have experience of managing staff in a floating support setting and contribute to the development of a Housing Support Gateway for service users who have multiple, highly complex needs.  

Supporting the Service Lead, you will be involved in a wide range of critical work and work with a wide range of partners and stakeholders on a local and regional basis ensuring that the team effectively communicates with relevant partners, maximises its impact and outcomes for customers and service users.  

As a Senior Housing Hwb Support Worker, you will be responsible for managing a team of Support Workers and providing professional supervision across both the Housing Advice Team and the Pre-Accommodation Team.  Representing the Service in high-level Multi-Agency meetings such as MAPPA, MARAC, domestic abuse cases, child protection, police, social care, and health case conferences.

You will have experience in setting standards in completing support needs assessments, risk assessments and outcome monitoring for the floating support service.  Ensuring that statistical information and quality assurance monitoring is being delivered and evidenced in line with the Housing Support Grant (HSG) Guidance. 

This is a challenging role, and you will be required to have excellent communication and negotiation skills as you will be dealing with people often in emotional and stressful situations. 

If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience to deliver at-pace and would like an informal discussion, please contact Angie Bowen AnBowen@carmarthenshire.gov.uk to arrange a Teams call.

Multi-located working arrangements:  Your contractual base will be one named CCC workplace. This will be set out in your contract of employment. You will adopt a hybrid approach where your work location will vary depending on your work and service demands; for example, you may work in one, or a range of our buildings for part of your working week and work from home or other locations close to your home for the rest of your working week, enabling staff to choose where they would best work.  However, there will be regular requirements and opportunities for staff to come together to collaborate, innovate, and socialise.

You will need a good level of conversational Welsh. Support can be provided on appointment to reach this level.
 
A Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check will be requested for this post.

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Contact Name: Angie Bowen
Telephone:
Email Address: AnBowen@carmarthenshire.gov.uk

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