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  • Frontline Fife - Short-term Housing Support Worker (STHS)

    Created: 17/08/2022, Updated: 18/08/2022
    News/Events Category: Job Vacancies

    Post: Short-term Housing Support Worker (STHS)
    Salary: £20,629
    Fixed Term Contract: 36 hours per week
    Location: Kirkcaldy 

    Frontline Fife is a mid-sized charity that works to end homelessness by taking preventative action and by assisting people to choose the life they aspire to.

    As part of its wider response to Fife’s Rapid Rehousing Transition plan, Frontline Fife is now seeking to recruit individuals wishing to assist vulnerable people who are at risk of or who have experienced homelessness. If you can demonstrate a commitment to client-focused working, are keen to develop professional skills in housing and trauma-informed support, and want to be part of a diverse team committed to inclusion and achieving the best possible outcomes for people across Fife, then they want to hear from you.

    Employee Benefits

    • 32 days annual leave per year with 1 day additional per year served up to 5 years (pro rata)
    • Working Monday to Friday (9 to 5pm)
    • Flexible/remote working arrangements.
    • Competitive employer/employee Pension Contribution Scheme
    • Business travel allowance
    • Commitment to professional learning and development planning and training.
    • Free access to an employee assistance programme with confidential advice/counselling support. 
    • Discounts on lifestyle benefits e.g. discounted gym memberships
    • Blue Light membership scheme
    • Where appropriate, welcome payment for SSSC registration fee and PVG check.

    Successful candidates taking up a client-facing role are subject to PVG checks and must have a current driving license, business insurance and the use of a car for work. Successful candidates securing a post regulated by the Care Inspectorate must register with the SSSC and must meet the required standards for the post within the permitted time as directed by the SSSC.

    Frontline Fife is a Disability Confident employer and is committed to supporting job applicants and staff with a disability or long-term health condition. It commits to offering an interview to disabled people when the essential job criteria are met.  The closing date for applications is 12pm on Friday 02 September 2022.

    To find out more about the post and to download an application pack, please visit Frontline Fife's website.     Alternatively, e-mail [email protected] or telephone 01592 800430.  Applications packs can be provided in an accessible format upon request. To apply for a post, please submit your application form to [email protected] by the closing date. 

    Frontline Fife is a registered charity- Charity No: SC021832- and is committed to Equal Opportunities.

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