Hafal: Domiciliary Care Housing Support Worker

Hafal: Domiciliary Care Housing Support Worker

Hours:   22.5 Hours per week

Salary:  £17,177 – £17,512  Hafal Salary Scale Point 23-24

(plus additional payments for unsocial hours: between 22:00 and 08:00 ­ 26% on hourly rate;  weekends (48 hours) ­ 8.5% on hourly rate; Bank Holidays ­ 33% on  hourly rate [only one of these enhancements is paid per any hour], Sleep-ins £31.36 per night                                          

Holidays: 25 days per year (rising incrementally up to 30 days) plus 8 public holidays (pro rata if part-time)

Period of Notice:   1 week during probation; 4 weeks thereafter

Probationary Period:  6 Months but can be extended if needed

Based at:  Llanelli, Carmarthenshire

Responsible to:  Domiciliary Care Registered Manager – Carmarthenshire

Main Relationships Internal:  Hafal staff, Hafal members and occupants

Main Relationships External:  Service Users, Carmarthenshire Independent Living and Affordable Homes Team, Hywel Dda Local Health Board, CMHT’s Gwalia Housing Association, CIW and Community Agencies

About this job:

This service has been developed in partnership with Carmarthenshire Supporting People, Carmarthenshire Mental Health Services and Hywel Dda University Health Board, to provide shared accommodation for up to 7 adults who have a serious mental illness and who need a medium level of support to help with their recovery.  The service will be staffed 7 days a week, with on-site sleep-in cover, and will be offered to clients on a short to medium term basis according to need.  The aim of the staff team, therefore, will be to encourage and enable clients to reach a greater level of independence over a reasonable period of time, and then to facilitate their move on to more independent living in the community.

To apply please visit our website http://www.hafal.org/vacancies/

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