Support AssistantWork Location: Luton
To enable clients of the Synergy Floating Support service to achieve the items defined in their support plans so that they successful with independent living in the community. To support those individuals to address the issues which are preventing them from making a full and active contribution to society and their communities. To facilitate an exit strategy for the Service User by working proactively and positively with partner agencies to build a self-sustaining support network.
The job holder will provide practical and emotional information, advice and support to address:
- housing needs and options
- benefits entitlements
- employment, training and education
- mental or physical issues and problems
- drug and alcohol issues
- build social, cultural, leisure and faith support networks
- avoiding harm to self and others
The post holder will ensure that Service Users are encouraged to explore and maximise their skills and choices. They will also work to build self-confidence, self-esteem and self-reliance.
Please download the Job Description below to find out more about the role and also more about us.Closing date: 05.07.2017