An invitation to join us at Young Devon as our next…

Sessional Housing Support Worker (Days/Nights)

Salary – Days: £10.66 per hour. Nights: £130.25 per night
Full training and support given

We have exciting opportunities for passionate, enthusiastic and skilled people to join our successful Supported Housing teams in North Devon, Exeter and Ivybridge.

You will be working with young people (aged 16-25) who have a range of support and housing needs; providing a holistic service assisting with accessing benefits, managing finances, health and wellbeing, maintaining accommodation and accessing education, employment or training. In addition to this, you will sometimes give further support and sign-posting for additional needs.

You will need to take a creative approach to support; adapting your style of communication with each individual to provide a person-centred approach to help the young people establish and work towards their goals and aspirations.

You will also take an active role in the management and oversight of the buildings, undertaking health and safety checks.

This post includes lone working with on-call support from management.

Young Devon is a youth work charity (1057949) who is actively committed to embracing diversity.

Closing date for applications: on a rolling programme.

For an application pack please contact

Young Devon is committed to Safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable groups, and all applicants who will or could have unsupervised access to these groups will complete the required checks through the Disclosure and Barring Service.