Youth Housing Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £18,238 – £19,697 pro-rata
  • North lanarkshire
  • Closing 23rd June 2021

  • Advertised from 9th June 2021
  • 32 hours per week
  • 7098


Barnardo's North Lanarkshire Youth Housing Support Service are looking for a housing support worker who can provide support to young people who have experienced homelessness.

We are looking for a flexible individual who has a car and are able to travel throughout North Lanarkshire. You will have experience of working with younger adults, preferably within the homeless or housing sector. The successful applicant will be registered with SSSC or be prepared to register on appointment of post. You will be qualified to HNC or SVQ3 level in social care.

Experience and knowledge of issues facing homeless people will be a big advantage as will experience of case management and managing your own diary.

You will work flexibly over a 7 day rota period and will be expected to commit to one evening shift every two weeks and one weekend shift every six weeks.

In return you will be rewarded by becoming part of a happy, friendly, settled work team who are enthusiastic and committed to what they do.

Please see the attached role profile for further information.

This post has funding until March 2022 with a possibility of becoming permanent .

At Barnardo's we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. Our safer recruitment processes mean that the safety and welfare of the child is paramount at every stage of the process and therefore, we adopt rigorous scrutiny in our pre-employment checking. This post is subject to a range of pre-employment checks including a Criminal Records Enhanced Disclosure for the successful candidate.

Application notes

Closing Date:23 June 2021

Interview Date:to be confirmed

To find out more and to apply please visit our website.

About Barnardo's

At Barnardo's we believe in children – no matter who they are, what they have done or what they have been through. Please read about our basis and values following the link below. You will be asked questions relating to them as part of the recruitment process for this role.

Barnardo's is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce for staff and volunteers. We actively encourage applications from disabled, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic and male candidates as they are under-represented within Barnardo's.