HOPE Community Services is seeking to employ a Relief 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
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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:


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