Housing Support Worker (Sleep In Nights) - Young Devon

  • Multiple Locations
  • Part Time
  • £118.75 per night

We have an exciting opportunity for a motivated, conscientious person to join our Supported Housing team in our Newton Abbot projects.

You will be lone working with young people (aged 16-25) who have a range of support and housing needs, providing a holistic service assisting with accessing benefits, managing finances, health and wellbeing, maintaining accommodation, accessing education, employment or training. In addition to this, you will sometimes give further support and sign-posting for additional needs. You will need to take a creative approach to support, adapting your style of communication with each individual to provide a person-centred approach to help the young people establish and work towards their goals and aspirations.

You will also take an active role in the management and oversight of the buildings undertaking health and safety checks.

This post has on-call support from management.

If you would like an informal discussion, or arrange to visit the projects, please contact Katherine Weedall, Supported Housing Area Manager (South), on 01752 680061 / 07973 599920.

Young Devon is a youth work charity (1057949) who is actively committed to embracing diversity. 

Young Devon is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable groups and all applicants who will, or could, have unsupervised access to these groups will complete the required checks through the Disclosure and Barring Service.

For an application pack, please email hr@youngdevon.org.
Please apply by noon on the closing date.

Interview Date: 6 October 2022

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationTeignbridgeDevon
  • Work Postcode

    Newton Abbot

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupHousing & PlanningSocial Care & HealthYouth & Community

  • Salary Details

    £118.75 per night

  • Job TermPermanentFixed
  • Appointment TypePart Time
  • Hours

    Permanent Contract: 2 set nights per week, Temporary Contract: 3 nights for temporary cover

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required