Rough Sleeper Outreach Worker
Posted on Jan 18, 2019 by Anonymous
A new opportunity has become available to provide 10 hours per week to meet the Rough Sleeper Service demand, which will require very early morning starts on some occasions and in addition some evenings / weekends.
To receive service requests from NDC's Rough Sleeper Outreach Service
To respond to service requests in a timely manner allowing appropriate time allocation for crisis cases
To meet Rough Sleepers at appropriate locations including outreach on the street/in the community, at Lynton House, Barnstaple, the Freedom Centre and the Encompass Diner
To work with an integrated approach
To accurately record cases details and outcomes, sharing these in agreed format
Must be physically able to cope with 'street work', including accessing remote and rural locations and early morning starts
Must have relevant experience of working with Rough Sleepers
Will have experience of assessing clients' needs and working with adults with complex needs who may be isolated or withdrawn
Experience of dealing with moderate exposure to health and safety risks associated with meeting the client group.
Please apply as soon as possible or call Olivia on (phone number removed)
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