Night Support Worker - Pearl House

Location Torfaen County Borough
Job Category: Residential Support Work
Job type: Permanent Role
Salary: £22,893.80 per annum
Contact name: Tracy Barrington

Contact email: tracy.barrington@thewallich.net
Job ref: 005965
Published: about 1 month ago

Hours of Work:  Average of 37.5 hours per week – following a 2 week rolling rota of night shifts. Full rota is outlined in the documents below.

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 

Project Description

The Torfaen Accommodation and Support Hub is an innovative and exciting project located within the heart of Pontypool that will provide information, advice, support and accommodation to residents of Torfaen who are experiencing homelessness or struggling with housing issues.  A newly reconfigured provision within a listed building the service will host 15 units of accommodation alongside the provision of multi agency drop in hub where people can access information, advice and support.

The service is an integral part of the Local Authorities approach to responding to homelessness in Torfaen and founded on a partnership and multi agency model of delivering information, support, assistance and accommodation to prevent and resolve homelessness.

Purpose of Role

To provide a proactive night time presence within the project to promote quiet and peaceful occupation of its residents/visitors. 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 organisations 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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Job Description 

Rota

Employee Benefits

Closing date for this vacancy is 22nd 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.