Family Tenancy Support Worker

Portsmouth, Hampshire
31 Aug 2018
14 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time




An opportunity has arisen for two Family Tenancy Support Workers within a charity based in Portsmouth.  The Roberts Centre enjoys an enviable reputation for its work with families and children and has achieved national recognition for its high quality services.


Details of the posts available
16 hours per week ~  worked over 3 days usually Wednesday to Friday but some flexibility may be needed to cover in staff absence. This post is Fixed Term to cover maternity leave.
37 hours per week ~ worked over 5 days this post is Fixed Term until 31st July 2019
Salary:  £21,517 fte (NB: The full time working week is 39 hours) 
Area: Portsmouth/Havant

The Family Tenancy Support Service adopts a client centred approach in offering practical advice and support to vulnerable families and single adults in addressing issues which may put them at risk of homelessness. As a Family Tenancy Support Worker you will need to have excellent communication skills and experience of working with vulnerable individuals and/or families.  

You will work with the client group creatively to develop action plans and support clients in the following areas; money and debt management, home management, parenting, family relationships and neighbourly relations. Support provided will enable clients to develop the skills necessary in order to manage their tenancies or privately owned homes independently and reduce incidences of homelessness.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with determination, motivation and a passion to make a real difference by supporting people find positive solutions. You will be an integral part of the organisation who shares our values and who has the passion to help us to improve the lives of Children and Families.

You will need a car with motor insurance cover for business purposes.

Successful applicant will be required to provide an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Disclosure (DBS) disclosure. Disclosure expense will be met by The Roberts Centre. 

Closing date: Friday 14th September
Interview dates: Tuesday 2nd October

Application packs are available on:
Or emailing or by telephoning Lin Kitchener, HR Manager on 02392 296919

NB: On your application please state which position you are interested in.

In line with Safer Recruitment practice  ~ we do not accept CVs.




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