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We Are Hiring - Work with our young people at our Francis Street Project

24 Jan 2020
Accommodation Support Worker Francis Street Closing Date 24/01/2020

First Housing is currently hiring the following positions

15 Nov 2019
Floating Support Workers to work with older people (55+ Years)

Casual Accommodation Support Workers, Damien House (BWAS.R20.01)

As and when required

Location: Derry/Londonderry

Rate of pay:  £9.21 per hour (inclusive of holiday pay)


To provide cover in the absence of employed staff through rota shift cover within a residential setting with attached support services for vulnerable adults with alcohol misuse/ difficulties.

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

  • Minimum of three GCSE’s at grade C or above (or equivalent) including English Language
  • NVQ Level III (or equivalent) in Health & Social Care OR relevant equivalent qualification in Social Work, Community Work or Housing Care
  • At least two years recent experience of working in an accommodation or community work setting with vulnerable people with alcohol dependency
  • I.T. Skills

Please Note:  All recruitment correspondence for this position will be done through e-mail. Please provide a suitable e-mail address for correspondence and e-mail completed applications to

If you do not have an e-mail address, please contact Karla on 02871 266115

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

Closing date for completed applications is:  Friday, 25th October 2019 at 12 noon.

First Housing operates a Child Protection and Vulnerable Adults policy.  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