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Support Worker, Housing Support Fife

  • Part time
  • £21,751 – £22,853 pro-rata
  • Levenmouth
  • Closing 19th October 2020


  • Advertised from 6th October 2020
  • Hours: Part time 30 hrs per week (0.8FTE). Contract: Permanent. Holidays: 225 hours per year pro rata

Role

Housing Support Fife is a service providing short term housing support in the Levenmouth area.

The successful post holder will work as part of a team to provide flexible and creative support to vulnerable people to meet their housing needs.

Housing Support Fife is a member of the Fife Short-Term Housing Support & Homelessness Services PSP, a group of organisations working together with Fife council to provide services across Fife.

Bethany Christian Trust is looking for a support worker to deliver housing support to people in the Levenmouth area. You will have a proven record as a team player with excellent communication skills; you will have experience and knowledge of the service user group and their surrounding issues. We would welcome applicants with lived experience of these issues. Competence in the use of Microsoft office tools is essential. An SVQ 3 in Social Care, Promoting Independence or equivalent as listed by SSSC as appropriate for a ‘Housing Support Worker’ is desirable coupled with experience of working with vulnerable and homeless people.

As Bethany is a Christian organisation, this post carries an Occupational Requirement in line with Equality Act 2010. Please note that one reference must be from your church minister or leader to endorse your live and active Christian faith and commitment. Successful applicants for this post will require membership of the PVG scheme and registration with the SSSC.

Application notes

For an application pack please download from our website at bethanychristiantrust.com

or contact HR on 0131 561 8964

Closing Date: 19th October 2020 at 5pm

Interview Dates: 21st-23rd October 2020

(Due to the Covid 19 pandemic, interviews will likely be carried out using video conferencing)

Please do not send CV’s as they will not be accepted as a substitute for an application form.

Completed applications can be emailed to HR@bethanychristiantrust.com