Link Worker – Fresh Start Team
|Salary||£21,169 per annum or pro rata|
|Location||26 Vicarage Road, Hereford HR1 2QN|
|Hours||Full Time 37.5 or a part time option of 30 hours|
|Term/duration||Fixed term contract, initially to 31.12.22|
|Closing date||5 pm on 6 May 2022|
Vennture Link Worker – Fresh Start Team
Hours: Full Time 37.5 or a part time option of 30 hours
Pay: £21,169 per annum or pro rata
Job Type: Fixed term contract, initially to 31.12.22
Base: 26 Vicarage Road, Hereford HR1 2QN
Play a part in changing lives - Helping people to help themselves.
The UK Community Renewal Fund is a UK Government programme for 2021/22 which aims to support people and communities most in need across the UK to pilot programmes and new approaches to prepare for the UK Shared Prosperity Fund. It invests in skills, community and place, local business and supporting people into employment.
In partnership with HVOSS, we are looking for additional Link Workers to join the team and support individuals, many of whom are struggling. You will come alongside them, travel with them and help them to a better place.
Using our relational approach you will work directly with these people and will follow a proven process that helps them face their problems and realise their own resources. You will be required to monitor progress towards the outcomes they have set for themselves and evidence their steps forward. We want to show them unconditional love, help them rediscover hope and support them in making different and often challenging choices for themselves. If you are an inspirational and committed individual with a real desire to support people, we want to hear from you. You will need to be a car driver.
Education & Experience:
At a minimum, 5 passes at GCSE incl Maths and English
Ideally, experience of working with individuals with difficulties, enabling solutions that support resilience and/or recovery
Experience of gathering data to monitor the impact and effectiveness of the support
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
A good understanding and awareness of the issues faced by individuals experiencing difficulties
Developing and maintaining effective partner relationships
Good verbal and written communication skills
Microsoft office, case management systems and other basic IT literacy
Non-judgemental and genuine hard-edged compassion and understanding
Self-motivation, resilience and the ability to use initiative
Relate to the Venn values of Faith, Love and Endeavour
Dedication to being a team player and work effectively with others
For more information contact
Further information can be found in the job description or for more details you can e-mail Richard.firstname.lastname@example.org. An application form is available to download from our website or you can e-mail email@example.com to request this. The closing date for applications for this post is Friday May 6 at 5pm.
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