Employment type: Permanent
Department: Client Services
Division: Skylight Edinburgh
Hours per week: 35
Crisis works throughout Edinburgh and the Lothians, offering advice, support and access to training and employment opportunities for people experiencing homelessness.
About the role
The role of the housing coach is a full time, permanent contract located within the Crisis Edinburgh Skylight. You will be required to provide high quality information, advice and guidance, as well as coaching and support, to people who are currently homeless or at immediate risk of homelessness. The role will require a high level of knowledge on housing and homelessness legislation and welfare legislation which you will use to provide direct support to members, as well as support to the rest of the skylight staff on more complex and protracted housing enquiries.
To be successful in this role you must have:
As a member of the team you will have access to a wide range of employee benefits including:
Alongside our excellent staff benefits, we will support your ongoing development to build your skills, experience and career.
If this sound likes the opportunity for you, please click on the 'Apply for Job' button below.
Closing date: Monday 18th January 2021
If you need to request an application in an alternative format, please contact the Recruitment Team
We value diversity, promote equality and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from people with lived experience of homelessness.