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ACCOMMODATION SUPPORT WORKER, JEFFERSON COURT, DERRY/LONDONDERRY (Ref: ASWJC/R13/01)

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ACCOMMODATION SUPPORT WORKER, JEFFERSON COURT, DERRY/LONDONDERRY (Ref: ASWJC/R13/01)

£21,853 per annum; 37.5 hours per week

Based at Magazine Street, Derry/Londonderry

About Us
You will work for a leading voluntary sector, non-profit making organisation that provides professional advice on housing in Northern Ireland and solutions for people who find themselves in housing difficulties. Our Jefferson Court Young Persons’ Accommodation Project provides supported accommodation to young people aged 16-21 years.

Your New Role within Jefferson Court
You will work within a residential setting, providing support to young people aged 16-21 years who are, or who have been experiencing housing difficulties and related issues.

Minimum Criteria (a Full Job Description and Personnel Specification is available with an information pack)

• Minimum of three GCSEs at grade C or above (or equivalent) including English Language.
• A relevant recognised qualification in health and social care or related field (Minimum NVQ level II or equivalent)
• At least two years’ work experience with vulnerable young people in accommodation or community work setting
• IT skills

It should be noted that the criteria for this post may be enhanced to facilitate short listing.

How to Apply

Please forward your completed application form and Equal Opportunities monitoring form (found below) to: karlaokane@first-housing.com by Friday, 27th May 2022 at 12 noon. (Tel: 07921056728)

Access NI checks will be carried out before an appointment can be confirmed.

This position is also subject to compulsory registration with the Northern Ireland Social Care Council. (NISCC)

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer

Download Application Form, Information Pack and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form here