Elpis Trust
Elpis Trust

Charity registered in Scotland SC017103

Elpis Centre assists young women to prepare for independence through individually tailored plans that focus on developing living skills, social skills, and learning and employment opportunities. In addition Elpis maintains a critical focus on health and emotional wellbeing to support young women to maximize opportunities to develop and grow.

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Housing Support Worker (female) nightshift

  • Part time
  • £16,736 – £18,133 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 27th February 2020

Successful candidates should have experience of working with homelessness and with vulnerable young women and have an understanding of the issues and needs involved. You should ideally hold an SVQ 2/or HNC in Health & Social Care.

Full training will be provided.

This post require weekend work.

All appointments are subject to PVG membership.

Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010 applies in relation to the occupational requirement for this role.

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Housing Support Worker (female)

  • Full time
  • £18,133 – £19,964
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 27th February 2020

Successful candidates should have experience of working with homelessness and with vulnerable young women and have an understanding of the issues and needs involved. You should ideally hold an SVQ 3/or HNC in Health & Social Care.

Full training will be provided.

These posts require day, evening and weekend work.

All appointments are subject to PVG membership.

Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010 applies in relation to the occupational requirement for this role.

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This vacancy has now closed

Mental Health Support Worker (female)

  • Part time
  • £19,442 – £21,636 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 27th March 2020

Elpis Centre is looking for an experienced and energetic Mental Health Support Worker to work within our housing support service in North-West Glasgow that works with young women (aged 16 – 25 years) who have been homeless, are care leavers or unaccompanied asylum seekers.

The Mental Health Support Worker will focus on improving the mental health outcomes of Elpis residents by providing 1:1 and group interventions (planned and ad-hoc), alongside supporting colleagues to enhance overall organisational capacity. This post is funded by the Bank of Scotland Foundation and is initially available for two years.

The successful candidate will be a member of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme, have an SVQ3/4 Social Services and Healthcare as a minimum qualification, have at least 3 years experience of a similar role in care or mental health field (including providing 1:1 and group support for young women), be an experienced team worker, and understand the impact of inequalities and trauma on Elpis’ client group. A Certificate in Counselling Skills or similar mental health training is desirable.

Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010 applies in relation to the occupational requirement for this role.

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