Project Worker (Nights)
Salary: £19,819 per annum, plus £650 anti-social hours allowance. Total Salary: £20,469
Hours: 38.5 hours per week, to be worked in a shift pattern of 12 hour shifts.
We have a great opportunity to join our fantastic Resettlement team in Gateshead. The role is to support the delivery of the Gateshead Assessment Centre. The Assessment Centre is a same day access accommodation service for people who have exhausted all housing options within the local authority pathway and are at risk of sleeping rough. The service will operate throughout the night receiving individuals who have been referred in to the service. This post will be responsible for welcoming individuals who have been referred to the centre, providing an induction into the service and making them feel welcome and safe. The induction process will be the first step in ensuring any support needs are highlighted and our multi-agency and co-located day provision are engaged with the guest the following morning. This is the first service of its type in Gateshead.
You should be caring and compassionate and have an inherent determination to see things through and a refusal to give up on people. Ideally the successful candidate would have experience of working in a supportive role preferably in housing services however this is not essential.
Oasis Community Housing is a Christian response to homelessness and disadvantage providing housing, support and other specialised services. We welcome applicants from all faiths or none, but it is important that all employees understand and sympathise with the Christian vision, ethos and culture of the organisation
Any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and DBS Enhanced Disclosure.
Closing date for applications is 4th January 2022 at 17:00; please note, we may appoint this role before the closing date.
Please note CVs are not accepted.
Please note – we are unable to contact candidates who have not been shortlisted, if you do not hear from Oasis within six weeks of the closing date, please assume you have been unsuccessful.
Oasis Community Housing is an equal opportunities employer
Registered charity no. 1107554.
To apply for this role, please use the Apply link below. Using the links to the Job Description, Guidance and our Ethos and Values.