YMCA
LSD76 – NIGHT SHELTER WORKERS

30th August 2019

Up to 37.5 hours per week | £8.72 per hour

Fixed Term from October 2019 – March 2020 | Walsall

YMCA Black Country Group is seeking to appoint Night Shelter Workers to work with service users accessing Walsall Night Shelter services, which will be located in Walsall.

We are looking for individuals who have a real heart and passion for supporting vulnerable adults with complex needs and who may also be rough sleepers.

This role will require resilience and confidence to work with men and women from differing backgrounds with an ability to work as part of a team.

The post holders must have experience of providing advice/support and interventions to vulnerable adults with alcohol and drug problems and of conducting assessments and developing client support pathways.

The post holders will provide an effective and professional service to service users and support a team of nightly volunteers, liaise with other agencies and know how to deal with enquiries, communicate messages, and carry out building and service user’s risk assessments.

The applicant must complete an enhanced DBS check before taking up the role.

Closing date for completed applications is Monday 16th September, 2019 by 5.00pm

To view job description and person specification please click here.

HOW TO APPLY

Please visit our website www.ymcabc.org.uk/jobs and download an application pack. All completed applications to be emailed to hr.recruitment@ymcabc.org.uk or posted to the HR Department, YMCA Black Country Group, 29-31 Temple Street, Wolverhampton, WV2 4AN.

For a list of all job vacancies please visit www.ymcabc.org.uk/jobs

YMCA is a Christian organisation, committed to Equality and Diversity in the Work Place YMCA is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

 

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