The role of the Outreach Support Worker is to respond to Vulnerability Alerts, offering immediate, brief, and focussed support, working with partner agencies, engaging proactively in order to overcome the immediate issues that have precipitated the alert.

 Interventions may include:

 Home visits

  • One-to-one sessions
  • Immediate referrals to appropriate agencies
  • Referrals to on-going specialist support if necessary
  • Hand holding to attend meetings/appointments
  • Developing strategies to avoid the issuing of safeguarding alerts in the future.
  • Preventing homelessness

 

This is a permanent position.

For a Job Specification click HERE, and for an Application Form, HERE 

The safety of all of our residents, and staff, has been our highest priority during COVID-19. Robust protective measures are in place which have enabled us to continue providing support throughout.