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The Whitechapel Centre
Liverpool L3 8DT
Please note: we do not accept CVs without an accompanying application form.
The Whitechapel Centre offers a supportive, friendly work environment, good pension scheme and staff benefits.
All posts are subject to an Enhanced level check by the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).
Committed to addressing discrimination and promoting equality and diversity in the provision of services and employment.
Street Lifestyle Worker
Role: Street Lifestyle Worker (3 x Full Time 1 x Part Time 22.5 hrs)
Grade: NJC SCP 11-22 (£21,748 – £27,041)
Hours: All roles may involve some early morning, late evening & weekend working by arrangement
The Whitechapel Centre is working in partnership with Mersey Care, We Are With You and Liverpool City Council to provide targeted, multi-disciplinary support to people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness and have a history of substance use. This is an exciting opportunity to join a newly expanded multi-disciplinary team to engage with vulnerable, homeless people, providing intensive support to enable people to build self-confidence and develop independent living skills and supporting them to address substance use or other health and wellbeing issues. You will help people to access and sustain accommodation, along with social and community networks, training, education and employment.
Working within the Liverpool area, as part of our wider services for rough sleepers, your role will involve reaching out to provide intensive support to people who are rough sleeping or risk of homelessness.
You will need experience of working in a homelessness, housing or support setting, first class assessment and support planning skills, a good working knowledge of local housing, support and treatment agencies, welfare rights and related legislation and the passion and persistence to combine these to make a real difference to the lives of some of our hardest to reach clients.
We offer a supportive working environment, a good pension scheme and staff benefits. Funding is confirmed to 31 March 2022 in the first instance however this is likely to be extended.
More details about all our vacancies are available on our website.
The closing date for receipt of applications is 5pm on Monday, 8th March 2021.
Waking Night Project Worker
Post: Waking Night Project Worker
Grade: Salary scale is £21748 – £27041
Hours: 7.30pm to 8am worked on a regular pattern of 4 nights on, 4 nights off
The Whitechapel Centre is a Liverpool based charity which works in partnership with The Basement Advisory Centre, We are With You and Liverpool City Council to provide support to people who are homeless, at risk of homelessness and/or have a street lifestyle. We offer immediate help to assist individuals to address their accommodation support needs alongside help with building confidence, developing independent living skills and supporting people to address substance use or other health and wellbeing issues.
A vacancy has arisen for a Waking Night Project Worker to join our team in our Supported Accommodation Project in the city centre. Your role will be to work as part of a small team to engage with service users and to supervise their conduct, health, safety and welfare during the night-time. Able to get alongside people and to motivate change, you will have extensive experience of working with people who are homeless or have complex needs.
Shift hours are 7.30pm to 8am worked on a regular pattern of 4 nights on, 4 nights off. This role is offered on a permanent basis but please note that services are due to be retendered in 2021 or 2022.
An application form, Job Description & Person Specification are available to download on this page. We do not accept CVs.