Housing Support Officer – 22 hpw

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Part time
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Closed for applications on 26/02/2024 12:00
£31,364 pa pro rata
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Town Hall, South Shields
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Closing date:
26 Feb
Further Information
Housing Support Officer – 22 hpw
(Town Hall, South Shields)
£31,364 pa pro rata
Fixed Term Contract until March 2026
You will be responsible for providing day to day support to former rough sleepers and those at severe risk of sleeping rough within their accommodation, including the provision and co-ordination of effective support, advice and assistance to ensure that they have the skills and are ready for move on to more permanent accommodation and live independently.
You will also provide a high standard support, advice, guidance and co-ordination service, to assist rough sleepers and those at risk of homelessness in building up the skills and ability to living independently in the community, and assisting them in accessing accommodation, securing and sustaining tenancies.
We offer an excellent benefits package and further information is available here - www.southtyneside.gov.uk/workinghere  
South Tyneside Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.  We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant pre-employment checks.
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Closing date: Noon, Monday 26 February 2024.
Please note
This job is closed for applications.