Case Worker – Rough Sleeper Initiative
Contract type: Fixed term until 31st March 2023
Hours: Full time (37.5 hours per week) and part time hours available
Salary: £20,365-£24,404 (pro rata for part time)
Locations: Across Buckinghamshire
Start Date: Immediate start
Buckinghamshire Council successfully bid for funding under the Rough Sleeper Initiative to end homelessness in Buckinghamshire. We are therefore looking to expand our team of Case Workers across the county to provide intensive support to former rough sleepers, often with challenging complex issues.
We are looking for Case Workers who know what it takes to support vulnerable people in crisis – homeless and unemployed, often with a history of substance misuse, mental health issues, or offending behaviour.
Key Aspects of the service
Key outcomes for clients
What you’ll be doing
The Rough Sleeper Initiative Case Workers are responsible for:
We work with a wide range of people who are at risk of homelessness including people with mental health, drug and alcohol issues and offending behaviour.
Put simply, it’s about making a difference. A real difference.
To be successful in this role, you will need to:
What’s more, you're contributing to monitoring and implementing changes that improve outcomes for people. And above all, you have a natural ability to help make the lives of others more fulfilling and want to work in an environment where the work can be hard, but also fun and rewarding.
The full Job Description and Person specification is available on our website.