Senior Support Worker

Senior Support Worker
Highland Throughcare and Aftercare Service
Salary: £21,997 – £24,138 per annum
Working Hours: 39 hours per week
Closing Date: 3rd June 2019


Do you share our commitment to supporting positive change in people’s lives?

Ypeople has over 200 staff and volunteers, and supports hundreds of people every day in our homelessness, young people’s wellbeing and out of school care services.

We are recruiting for a Senior Support Worker to oversee our Highland Aftercare Supported  Accommodation and Outreach Service in Highland.

 

How you will make a difference:

  • Provide leadership and management for the Highland Aftercare and Outreach Service
  • Ensure service users are receiving the highest standard of support
  • Identify opportunities for development of staff and services

 

What you will bring:

  • Personal values aligned with Ypeople’s values
  • SVQ level 4 in Management and Leadership (or working towards) or equivalent
  • Understanding of relevant legislation and policies relating to housing and social care
  • Understanding of issues surrounding young people transitioning from care into adult housing support services and independent living.

 

How we will support you:

  • Competitive salary, company pension, childcare vouchers, life assurance
  • Generous annual leave entitlement (6 weeks in the first year rising to 8 weeks from the second)
  • Excellent development opportunities (access to varied training and SVQ-s)

If you would like to apply, please send a completed application form to 

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