This is an exciting opportunity that is focused on working with the Housing First client group. Housing First provides a secure tenancy to those enduring homelessness and complex needs. Complex needs can cover a wide range of areas including mental & physical health, substance misuse which may be due to circumstances such as trauma. Housing first provides settled housing as a first response to address the disadvantages that people whose homelessness is made harder by experiences such as trauma and addiction.
This post includes home visits and may involve out of hours working.
There is a responsibility for the post holder to demonstrate a commitment to quality service delivery through continuous improvement for the benefit of the Service and the organisation
This post is regulated work with Children and/or Protected Adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check. Where an individual has spent a continuous period of 3 months or more out with the UK in the last 5 years, an Overseas Criminal Record Check will be required. You will be required to provide this check. A confirmed offer of employment and commencement in the post will be subject to the outcome of both these pre-employment checks being deemed satisfactory.
This post has a minimum requirement of one reference which must be your current or most recent employer.
Informal enquiries to Lynsey Adam 01467 539893
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