Night Support Worker - Glanrafon Emergency Bed Provision

Location Deeside
Job Category: Residential Support Work
Job type: Permanent Role
Salary: £22,893.80 per annum
Contact name: Shian Thomas

Contact email: shian.thomas@thewallich.net
Job ref: 006143
Published: 13 days ago

Hours of Work: 37.5 hours per week - 3 on 3 off over a 6 week rolling rota including nights and weekends

The Wallich is a leading homelessness and rough sleeping charity in Wales. For more information about our innovative work to support people across the country, visit The Wallich website.   Find out about Wales' leading homelessness charity, The Wallich   www.thewallich.com/about-us

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Project Description

The project operates in Flintshire and provides emergency overnight accommodation for service users who would otherwise be sleeping rough that night. The service provides short term residential support with the aim of meeting individuals’ needs, which promote independence and lead to a sustainable move-on. The project is funded through the Supporting People Programme Grant and is required to meet the Welsh Government’s National Outcomes Framework. The Framework’s four main aims are:

- Promoting Personal and Community Safety

- Promoting Independence and Control

- Promoting Economic Progress and Financial Control

- Promoting Health and Wellbeing

Purpose of Role

To provide a proactive night time presence within the project to promote quiet and peaceful occupation of its residents. To respond to disturbances, emergencies and other housing management functions according to procedure and provide ad-hoc support to residents in response to demand. To assist with the organisation’s lone working and arrangement of out of hours resources.

This role is subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.  

We are not utilising agencies with this role and kindly ask that agencies do not approach to assist us with this vacancy.

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 Employee Benefits 

Closing date for this vacancy is 13th July 2024 at 09:00am. 

The Wallich reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received. Therefore, we encourage early applications to ensure consideration.