Supported Housing Worker - BANES

Salary: £25,119 - £29,777 per annum, depending on experience

Hours: Full Time 37.5hrs

Location: Based in Bath, with weekly travel to Patchway (South Glos)

Contract Type: Permanent

Additional Information: DHI offers up to 31 days paid leave (service related) in addition to statutory holidays, a 7% pension contribution and Employee Assistance Scheme.

The Role

DHI are recruiting a Supported Housing Worker to work with clients within Bath and South Glos to turn their lives around and move into independent accommodation. We are looking for people who can bring creativity and enthusiasm to supporting clients, helping them to make positive changes in their lives.

You will be joining a small but vibrant Supported Housing Team who work collaboratively to support each other, and to deliver an exceptional service to our clients.

The role is varied and interesting including supporting clients to maximise their income, apply for education/training courses and start to rebuild relationships bringing a real sense of job satisfaction.

Please Note: Staff starting on £25,119 will be uplifted to £25,545 on successful completion of their probation.

A Driving Licence with access to vehicle and willingness to use it for work travel is essential. This includes a parking space at Burlington Street.

About You

At DHI we highly value transferable skills and life experience. If you have good organisational skills, can manage relationships, solve problems, and are resilient, adaptable and flexible then we would love to hear from you.

Your background could be from anywhere where you have needed to apply problem solving and motivational skills. Teaching, ex-armed forces, customer service are all examples of just some professions where we believe these transferable skills are often found, or you may have lived experience.

Our Values

We are an award winning charity that challenges social exclusion by supporting people to achieve their potential and our values underpin this.

If you share DHI’s values of flexibility, stimulation, self- direction and zest for life, then we encourage you to apply.

We look forward to exploring these with you during the interview process should you be successful at the shortlisting stage.

What We Offer

We offer a variety of training to enable the successful candidate to develop and thrive within this role including within motivational interviewing techniques, professional boundaries and housing.

As an employee of DHI, you will have also access to our Employee Assistance Programme, our Cycle Scheme, 26 days paid annual leave/up to 31 days paid leave (service-related) , company pension scheme and Charity Worker Discounts. You will also have the option to take part in DHI’s on-call service which is paid at an additional £100 per week.

Next Steps

If you’d like to know more about the role contact: Vaughn Atkinson to arrange an informal discussion. Or to apply for the Supported Housing Worker vacancy please follow the link below:

How to Apply

To apply for this role please provide a CV and covering letter and send to recruitment@dhibath.org.uk by midday on 5th July 2024.

Applications will be reviewed and interviews conducted on a rolling basis, vacancies may close before the deadline, so please apply early to avoid disappointment.

All applicants are required to submit a covering letter that should address the following questions in no more than 500 words maximum.

  1. State how you meet the requirements within the Person Specification
  2. What do our core values mean to you in relation to this role?

We strongly encourage you to complete our Equality & Diversity monitoring form to help us achieve a diverse workforce. The form does not form part of the selection process. Please also tell us where you saw the post advertised.

Downloads

DHI Equality and Diversity form

Supported Housing JD

Contact Us

Phone

01225 478 730

Email

info@dhi-online.org.uk

Drop in

14 St. James' Parade
Bath BA1 1UL


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