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Anne Hope House, Project Worker

  • Full time or Part time
  • £21,864 – £24,236
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 3rd September 2019


  • Advertised from 13th August 2019
  • Permanent. Full-time and Part-time. Salary: £21,864.00 - £24,236.00 gross per annum pro rata

Role

Anne Hope House is a therapeutic centre for women with multiple complex needs. Our holistic programs support them in their efforts to reintegrate into longer term accommodation and community.

This post is restricted to female applicants in order to reduce barriers of access for the all-female residents.

We are looking for 6 Project Workers, both full-time and part time, who will work as part of a team seeking to meet the practical, emotional and spiritual needs of women with multiple complex needs. As part of a team you will ensure the smooth daily running of the therapeutic centre and help to create a safe supportive caring and empowering environment for service users.

Your main tasks include managing a case-load of support clients: assisting them in their stay by key working them, assisting them set and meet goals leading to resettlement.

You will also provide appropriate emotional and practical support to service users assisting in budgeting, debt management, addiction support, household routines, arranging specific specialist help, liaising with other external agencies.

Experience of working with vulnerable and homeless people, experience of working within a team and the ability to deal appropriately with challenging behaviour are needed for the role.

SVQ3 in Social Care, Promoting Independence or equivalent as listed by SSSC as appropriate for a Housing Support Worker, or willingness to work towards this is essential.

For further details please see the job description

As Bethany is a Christian organisation this post carries an Occupational Requirement in line with Equality Act 2010, applicants should have and be able to evidence an active Christian faith and commitment. Successful applicants for this post will require an enhanced disclosure and membership of the PVG scheme.

Application notes

For further details please see the job description bethanychristiantrust.com/jobs-volunteering/jobs1

Closing date: Tuesday, 3 September 2019 at 10am

Interview dates: on week commencing Monday, 9 September 2019