Careers Portal

Engagement Worker x 3

Oldham
£22,323
Group
Job Ref: JHG-127
Closing Date: 17th July 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.

Jigsaw Support brings together our support services from across the Jigsaw Group. Our projects and services are as diverse as the needs of the people we support and range from homelessness and housing advice, domestic abuse support, employment services to agency managed properties and much more.

Working as part of a team the Engagement Worker provides a comprehensive service to customers in need of support using the Critical time intervention model designed to support vulnerable people during times of transition in their lives by strengthening their network of support in the community. This will require engagement with people who have refused other services, understanding and empathising with the issues they face, and working with them to get to a point where they recognise the need to change their lifestyle, are motivated to do so and are willing to engage with services to gain the support to do so. The role involves undertaking appropriate assessments to determine unmet support needs and to use the assessment process to identify services currently working with the individual

Fixed Term for 6 Months

For more information about Jigsaw Support visit https://support.jigsawhomes.org.uk/