Service Care Solutions Ltd

Housing Caseworker

A well established offender management charity, working in partnership with probation is looking for a temporary Resettlement Office/ Housing Caseworker.

This is a peripatetic role across Surrey.

Location: Various locations across Surrey
Hours: Full time 35 hours per week (9-5 each day flexible)
Pay rate: £16 - £17 p/h limited
Duration: Temporary with the possibility of going on until September 2019

Duties:

- Provide vital housing support to offenders in custody and in the community.
- Supporting your clients in finding accommodation, utilising financial assistance and claiming Housing Benefit or Universal Credit, plus offering practical support with utilities, acquiring furniture and making grant applications.
- To work closely with Peer Advisors (offenders who have been through a Peer Advisor programme in prison) to maximise the support and impact for the offenders you work with.

Required:

- Valid UK Driving License ( you will be required to travel to different locations)
- Experience of working with a case load of offenders
- A strong understanding of the issues faced by females involved in criminal justice
- Experience of supporting vulnerable women
- Knowledge of Housing and Homelessness
- Must be flexible

Interested? Please call Jodi @ Service Care Solutions on 01772 208968




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