HOPE Community Services is seeking to employ a Warden for our Emergency Accommodation Hostel. The post will provide a supportive role to clients and ensure the security and health and safety of the accommodation. Candidates must have strong inter-personal skills with the ability to work with a wide range of vulnerable adults from diverse backgrounds and have confidence to deal with stressful situations.

Experience of both lone working and as part of a team is essential. Hours to be worked mainly over nights and weekends. The role will be on the basis of as and when needed covering for holidays and sickness.

Main Duties
• To provide a supportive role to clients
• To assist with the security of the building.
• To advise and supervise clients on the use of domestic equipment and appliances
• To assist with arranging minor repairs and servicing of domestic equipment and appliances
• To assist clients with disputes with neighbours and other residents
• To advise and assist clients with official correspondence relevant to the sustaining of their occupancy
• To respond to emergencies
• To control access to clients rooms
• Cleaning of communal areas
• To ensure the laundry room is adequately maintained and meets Health & Safety standards
• To ensure the kitchen is used appropriately and is maintained in accordance with environmental health standards
• To ensure the garden is kept in reasonable condition
• To provide cover for sickness, holidays etc.
• To commit to a service user centred approach
• To work with clients towards positive tangible outcomes
• Working within a multi - faceted team
• Meeting the requirements of the rota system and to provide staff cover for leave as required
• Actively involved in team meetings and attending regular supervisions
• Working as part of a team to deliver a high standard service across the scheme

For an application pack please contact:

14a Bridge Street, Worksop, Notts S80 1JQ
Contact: 01909 531294 ext. 20
Or email: [email protected] or
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