Floating Support Worker - Leicester


Floating Support Worker


£20,315 per annum (£10.53 per hour)

I am looking for someone to join a brand new floating support service for people with mental health and drug and alcohol related issues in Leicestershire. The service will operate across Charnwood, Melton Mowbray, Market Harborough, Oadby & Wigston, Blaby, Hinckley & Bosworth and North West Leicestershire.

 In this role you will: 

  • Work with vulnerable people to prevent them from losing their home
  • Support people in setting up new homes after a hospital discharge or homelessness
  • Promote recovery
  • Manage dual diagnosis issues

For this great job you must have: 

  • Experience and knowledge of mental health needs, housing and benefit related issues
  • An awareness of drug and alcohol related needs, supporting agencies and evidence based reduction/recovery interventions
  • A solid understanding of local resources
  • The ability to work effectively on your own
  • Have experience in networking and relationship building
  • A desire to help people work to their strengths and maximise their futures.
  • A valid driving licence and access to a vehicle
  • Flexibility – you will need to work 8am-3.30pm, 9am-4.30pm or 10am-5pm Monday to Friday with the flexibility to work evenings on request and weekends as required

 For more information on this great role, please call Elite Care on 01604 879345.


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