The Salvation Army: Support Worker - Houben House
HOUBEN HOUSE, 101 LOWER KIMMAGE ROAD, DUBLIN
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Everything we do centres around making a difference to the lives of the people we serve. Houben House Family Hub provides temporary emergency accommodation for 32 families. Houben House is a continuously developing service and will reach its maximum capacity in 2022 when accommodation will be provided for 55 families.
To help us do this, we have a team of exceptional support staff. There is now an opportunity to be a part of this inspiring team; Houben House is recruiting for three permanent Support Workers.
As a motivated Support Worker you will be responsible for assisting with delivering a high-quality programme of support which promotes client choice and control. You will address clients’ support needs, enable them to make positive life choices and ultimately empower them to lead more sustainable and independent lifestyles. You will also complete day to day activities including administration tasks and reception duties to support the successful operation of the Hub.
The successful candidate(s) will be able to demonstrate:
- Proven experience of working with homeless/vulnerable adults
- Experience in the provision of person-centred housing support programmes
- Ability to self-manage own case load
- Excellent communication skills
- Values of integrity and accountability within working practice
SALARY: €13.82 per hour plus premiums for hours worked after 7pm, Sundays & Bank Holidays.
WORKING HOURS: 39 hours
CLOSING DATE: Sunday 7th November
POINT OF CONTACT: firstname.lastname@example.org
Completed application forms to be submitted to Aine Loveland at: email@example.com by 12:00 Sunday 7th November.
For further details please visit: www.salvationarmy.org.uk/republic-ireland
Appointment subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the Republic of Ireland and successful Garda check. CVs will not be accepted. Promoting equality in the workplace.