Housing First Support Officer

    Employer City of Lincoln Council

    Location Lincoln

    Industry Homelessness

    Contract Full Time

    Job Type Fixed Term

    Salary £22,773 - £25,176

    Deadline 22/06/2021

    Description

    This is a fantastic opportunity to join The City of Lincoln Councils Rough Sleeping Project Team.

    The main duties and responsibilities of this role are:

    • To engage and undertake an assessment of needs with complex service users, to develop action plans that endeavour to resolve and prevent a return to rough sleeping.
    • To provide support and practical help in signposting service users in respect of applications for income, benefit, health, education, employment and accommodation.
    • Effectively manage a caseload of service users in providing assistance in establishing independent living and maintain sustainable tenancies through development and review of personalised support plans.
    • To work with the Rough Sleeping Project Team and Tenancy Services with a “Housing First” approach.
    • To inform and educate partners in respect of service user need.

    Please visit our jobs site for more information about this role and details on how to apply.