Project Support Worker
Closing Date: 24/11/2019
Location/Division: Y Support Project, Conduit Street
Project Support Worker Post (20 hours per week)
Hours of Work: Monday to Friday (Shifts 8am-12 noon or 9am-1pm)
The Y Support Project (formerly YASC) is at the forefront of delivering support, advice, information and guidance to the homeless population of Leicester City and is a key partner in addressing the problems arising from street homelessness, substance use, and mental health needs, supporting people with independent living and signposting clients to specialist services. This takes place within a direct access Day Centre provision based within the Dawn Centre, itself a flag-ship multi-agency provision including health, accommodation and other key homeless services.
Successful candidate will:
Need to be both flexible and a good team player
Have proven experience of working face to face with homeless people
Have direct experience of working with a range of multi-agency partners at delivery level.
Candidates should apply for this post via Cascade and submit both and updated CV and a covering letter stating how they meet the personson specification for the role.