An exciting vacancy has arisen for an individual with exceptional engagement skills, a commitment to improving the lives of homeless people, and a willingness to work flexibly on a rota to respond to the needs of the street population in Lambeth.
As an Assertive Outreach Worker you will form part of the Lambeth Safer Streets Team to reduce rough sleeping and other forms of street activity in the Borough of Lambeth through assertive outreach, needs assessment, case management, access to emergency accommodation, advice, treatment and assistance. You will also work as part of a multi agency partnership to address community safety issues and reduce the fear of crime.
Change Grow Live are committed to creating an inclusive environment, which celebrates difference and allows our staff and service users to flourish. We recruit the very best staff from a wide range of backgrounds, ensuring service users benefit from our diverse skills and expertise. We always work to the principles of fairness and equality of opportunity in all our recruitment processes.
We also expect an assertive approach to ensuring the safety and well-being of all children, young people and adults, and applicants to these posts will need to demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to best safeguarding practice.
This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check at an enhanced level.
Please note, if you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date, your application has not been shortlisted on this occasion.