Salvation Army.

Assistant Support Worker

Location
Midlothian
Salary
£16,034 per annum
Posted
08 Jan 2018
Closes
31 Jan 2018
Ref
FPA-DLO170679-01
Contract Type
Permanent

Assistant Support Worker
£16,034 per annum
Midlothian Homelessness Services, Penicuik and Lasswade
35 hours per week

Job Summary: The role is based primarily at two locations in Midlothian. Our aim is to support people as they develop their capacity, self-esteem, and life skills to enable them to live independently in settled accommodation in the community.


Key Responsibilities: You will work alongside clients to help them identify support needs and
support them to make life choices appropriate to their needs. You will also complete day to day activities including administration tasks and reception duties to support the successful operation of
the Lifehouse.


The successful candidate(s) will be able to demonstrate: Motivation towards supporting vulnerable clients to achieve focused and positive life outcomes Good customer service and time management skills with ability to prioritise workload Able to work within the Christian ethos of The Salvation
Army.

Benefits: 25 days annual leave and bank holidays (Pro rata for part-time); a contributory pension scheme; season ticket loan; Childcare Voucher Scheme; an employee assistance programme.

Appointment subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK and a satisfactory PVG Scheme disclosure check. Please note that you will be required to pay either for a new PVG Scheme Membership application (£59.00) or for the Scheme Record Update fee (£18.00) if you are already a member of the PVG Scheme.

For further details and to apply please visit The Salvation Army’s website.

www.salvationarmy.org.uk/jobs

Closing date: Wednesday 31st January 2018
Interview date: TBC
CVs will not be accepted
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