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Springboard Keyworker (Job Share)

Wigan & Leigh
£10,657 per annum (pro rata of £22,607)
Group
Job Ref: AHA-421
Closing Date: 8th April 2021

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 (part of Jigsaw Homes Group) brings together our support services from across the Jigsaw Group including: Motiv8, Inspire, homelessness and housing advice services, Housing First, complex families, domestic abuse support, employment support projects and agency managed properties.

This role is within Jigsaw Supports exciting new Supported Housing Partnership in Wigan/Leigh, called Springboard.  Springboard offer short term housing and support for people at risk of/experiencing homelessness within the district. Your role as keyworker would be to manage a small caseload of residents, to coproduce structured support and risk management plans using an asset based approach to identify and utilise the many strengths that each of our residents possess.  Our goal is to support the development of living and social skills required for independent living before identifying options and supporting our resident’s transition into long term move-on accommodation appropriate for their individual needs.

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, access to the Social Housing Pension Scheme, Simply Health membership, enhanced maternity/paternity leave and  training/development opportunities

If you would like an application form and information pack please contact us via email to recruitment@jigsawhomes.org.uk or apply on-line at our website www.jigsawhomes.org.uk/vacancies.  Please note you must apply via our application form, we do not accept CV’s.