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Independent Living Support Officer - Surrey

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2 month job for a Support Worker with over 65's.

Your new company
You will be working for a leading provider of housing, care and support services based in South West London and Surrey.

Your new role
As an Independent Living Support Worker your main responsibility will be to provide practical and emotional support to vulnerable residents that reside in over 65’s year old schemes, whilst preparing regular Risk Assessments and working to existing Support Plans. You will help your clients to sustain their tenancies and involve them in the community, monitor their wellbeing and refer onto more specialist staff where required. The role will require signposting to specialist agencies and offering assistance with budgeting and housing legislation.


What you'll need to succeed
You will need previous experience working within the Support Housing sector and understand the issues affecting those over 65 years old, ideally within a residential environment. You will also need to be confident when dealing with individuals with challenging behaviour and proficient at using Microsoft packages, with excellent team work skills, demonstrating both collaboration and respect with peers and customers.

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Job Details

  • Surrey
  • £14.00 - £14.50 ph
  • Full-time
  • Temporary or Contract
  • Immediate start
  • 2 Months
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