Support Officer

Location Greenwich
Salary £22065 per annum
Discipline Care Homes
My client is looking for a Support Officer in the greenwich area

The role includes: 
  • Key working 
  • Encouraging customers to participate in social inclusion activities
  • Be there to empower and teach/show how to cook, maintain personal hygiene, budget, doing laundry etc
  • Participate in activities that promote independent living, and access to training, education and work
  • Carry out assessment to identify and prioritize needs.
  • Provide a comprehensive support planning service to customers in line with the department’s policies, procedures and approach.
  • Set up and maintain customer files and ensure that accurate and up to date records are kept of support provided to customers
  • In accommodation based services, liaise closely with the Housing Management Team to identify problems with Housing Benefit payments, review rent collection and address other tenancy-related

The succesful candidate:
  • Posses experience within a support living environment
  • Understanding, knowledge or experience around Mental Health and different diagnosis
  • Be empathetic and non-judgemental
  • Support Officer / Support Assistant experience (minimum 1 year preferred)

Shifts: Early’s and Lates (NO SLEEP INS) – earliest start is 7am – and latest finish is 9.30pm - 37.5 hours per week

If you are interested START APPLYING!!