Senior Support Worker - Ynys Mon Support Services

Location Anglesey
Job Category: Community Based Support Work
Job type: Permanent Role
Salary: £23,393.80 per annum
Contact name: Ashleigh Hunt

Contact email:
Job ref: 005862
Published: about 1 month ago

Hours of Work:  37.5 hours per week -Monday-Friday 09:00-17:00 with some flexibility

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

Project Description

Ynys Mon Supported Accommodation and Floating Support Service aims to enable people to access housing, including support with your tenancy and negotiating appropriate terms. The service will help people develop or maintain the skills and confidence necessary to live as independently as possible, in a safe and suitable home.

Purpose of Role

To coordinate and provide residential and floating support that enables and empowers Service Users to address housing and/or personal difficulties, build their skills and confidence, and ultimately improve their ability to maintain their current or future accommodation. The support will not create or increase dependence. It will ‘do with’ rather than ‘do for’ to enable people to improve their control, understanding and involvement in dealing with the issues that affect them, and assist Service Users to achieve their preferred outcomes. In addition, to meet the housing management needs of the project ensuring the delivery of a safe, secure and effective service.

This role is subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.  

Please note: Driving Licence and access to own vehicle is essential for this role.

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

Follow the link below to view the full job description and person specification. Please refer to this information when completing your CV and Cover Letter; see our  Application Guidance page for tips on what to include:

Job Description Link  (Scroll down on this document to view this document in Welsh)

Employee Benefits

Closing date for this vacancy is 10th June 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.