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Accommodation Support Worker - (Full-time / Permanent)

Job reference: 1495681 
Date notified: 07/07/2021 
Job location: Strabane 
Salary: £19,385.52 per annum. 
Hours: 40 
Worktime: Day shifts, including some weekends. 
Closing date: 20/08/2021 
Employer: First Housing and Support Services 
Business: Accommodation Provider 
Address: 23 Bishop Street 
Postcode: BT48 6PP 
Telephone: 028 71266115 

Job Duties:

About Us
First Housing Aid and Support Services is a voluntary sector non-profit making organisation in operation since 1989 which provides professional advice on housing in Northern Ireland and solutions to people who find themselves in housing difficulties.

Your New Role with First Housing

You will work within a residential setting providing support service to vulnerable service users.

Qualifications / Experience:

Minimum Criteria (a Full Job Description and Personnel Specification is available with an application pack)

Minimum of three GCSEs at grade C or above (or equivalent) including English Language.
A relevant recognised qualification in health and social care or related field (Minimum NVQ level II or equivalent)
At least two years' recent experience of working in an accommodation or community work setting with vulnerable individuals.
IT skills

It should be noted that the criteria for this post may be enhanced to facilitate short listing.

Application Method:

Please go to to download application packs, email to: karlaokane@first-housing.comRef: ASWDC/R4/01

Other Information:

First Housing operates a Child Protection and Adults at Risk Policy; Access NI checks will be carried out before an appointment can be confirmed. Registration with the Northern Ireland Social Care Council is also compulsory for this position.

Equality Statement: We are an Equal Opportunities Employer
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