Assertive Outreach Coordinator - Belfast City Centre

Location Belfast, County Antrim
Job type Permanent
Salary £20000 - £25000 per annum + See Description
Published 11 days ago
Start date ASAP
Contact Wes McCullough
Job ref AOC2211_1637590175

Job description

Assertive Outreach Coordinator

Belfast City Centre

£21,525 per annum

Staffline Recruitment is delighted to be recruiting an Assertive Outreach Coordinator on a permanent full-time basis located in Belfast City Centre. Hours are 37.5 per week and you will normally work between 8am and 6pm although some weekend and evening work will be required in line with operational requirements.

Our client is one of Belfast's most well-known charities that help people affected by homelessness providing a range of potentially life-saving services to around 1,400 people affected by homelessness across greater Belfast every year.

This is an exciting opportunity to make a real and lasting difference to the lives of the homeless community in Belfast.

The Job

  • You will coordinate the Assertive Outreach Team who support people sleeping rough and those engaged in 'street activity', many of whom have experienced extreme homelessness and have complex and multiple needs.
  • The service aims to ensure clients have access to accommodation and support which will help them to move on from the street.
  • You will have a good understanding of team leadership, delivering services to people with complex needs and Assertive Street Outreach

The Person

  • 2 years' experience delivering services to people who have complex needs and can be challenging and/or hard to engage i.e. mental health, alcohol and drug use, rough sleepers etc.
  • Experience implementing policies and procedures
  • Experience of multi-agency and multi-disciplinary work
  • An understanding of the nature of good leadership
  • Knowledge of planning and coordinating services, good practice in support planning and managing risk
  • All round knowledge of Assertive Outreach principles
  • Sound knowledge of agencies available to clients in the statutory and voluntary sector
  • Able to collate and scrutinise statistical information and produce qualitative and quantitative reports
  • Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Able to organise and prioritise own/others workload and mange time effectively

In return

  • £21,525 per annum
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Pension scheme
  • Access to superb training and development to develop your skills, professional supervision and support

To apply

Please forward your CV to Wes McCullough at Staffline Recruitment by clicking on APPLY. You can also contact Wes on 02896 913 692 / 07384 218 447

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