Project Workers – Musselburgh, Millhill

  • Full time or Part time
  • £20,475 – £21,537
  • Musselburgh, Millhill
  • Closing 8th January 2020


  • Advertised from 4th December 2019
  • Post 1 - 36 hours or Post 2 - 32 hours per week
  • MUSPW1219

Role

We are looking for two enthusiastic individuals with the right values to join our service assisting and supporting vulnerable homeless people to achieve better lives.

The successful candidates will be expected to provide a meaningful support service to identified individuals who live in the project and/or in the community. You will provide a quality service tailored to the assessed needs of each individual by identifying, planning and facilitating support to enable appropriate move-on options for each service user. You will use all of your knowledge and experience to help service users build their life skills and prepare for independent living.

Post 1 will involve 5 shifts per week, Post 2 will involve 4 shifts per week. Both will involve weekend working.

You will have an SVQ3 qualification in social care. Other essentials include: experience of working with vulnerable people, addiction issues and challenging behaviour; effective written and verbal communication; knowledge of homelessness issues; and, above all, the determination to make a difference in the lives of our service users.

If successful, you will be required to register with the Scottish Social Services Council within 6 months of your start date. After registration, there is a requirement to be qualified and to maintain professional learning.

In return, we will offer you excellent learning and development opportunities, competitive annual leave entitlement, pension scheme, access to employee assistance programmes such as counselling, and life assurance.

Application notes

To apply, please visit btha.org.uk/items/BTHA-Jobs to download the application pack with reference MUSPW1219.

The closing date for submission of completed application forms is

12 noon on Wednesday 8 January 2020

Forms can be submitted electronically to recruitment@btha.org.uk or by post to

Blue Triangle (Glasgow) Housing Association

3rd Floor, 100 Berkeley Street, Glasgow G3 7HU


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