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Keyworker - Motiv8

Tameside
£22,664 per annum.
Group
Job Ref: JHG88
Closing Date: 10th October 2019

Hours: 35 hours per week

This is a fixed term contract until June 2020.

Jigsaw Homes Group is one of the largest housing groups in England with more than 33,000 homes across the North West and East Midlands, employing over 1400 employees.  Our main social purpose is to provide quality homes as solid foundations for people to thrive for the rest of their lives.

Motiv8 supports people aged over 25 across Greater Manchester who need support to get their lives back on track - whether they are experiencing issues with health, alcohol, drugs, domestic violence, debt, homelessness or other challenges. The programme supports those who are under-represented in the labour market.

We are looking to recruit a key worker with the skills and experience of working with complex individuals to support the delivery of the programme across Greater Manchester. You will need to be passionate about helping others, be able to work in an innovative and creative style and want to improve the lives an opportunities of the people we are supporting. This will also include managing a caseload and working from locations throughout Greater Manchester.

This post is funded by the European Union through the European Social Fund (2014-2020) and The National Lottery Community Fund through the Building Better Opportunities programme. Successful candidates will be employed to work solely on the Motiv8 programme.

In return Jigsaw Homes Group offer 24 working days holiday per annum (rising with extended service and additional leave given for the Christmas closure), occupational sick pay, flexible working, on-site gyms, access to the Social Housing Pension Scheme, Simply Health membership and  training/development opportunities.

Interviews will take place for this position on the 17th October.