Specialist Street Homeless Coordinator

  • Per Hour
    £22
  • Location
    Greater London
  • Basis
    Contract

Specialist Street Homeless Coordinator – Enfield – Initial 3 Month Contract – £22ph Umbrella (Inside IR35)

The Specialist Resettlement Coordinator will provide specialist casework to single homeless applicants with complex housing and support needs, notably street homelessness single people.

The ideal candidate will have experience of providing specialist housing options and homelessness casework to single homeless applicants with complex housing and support needs.

You must also have significant experience of the Homelessness Reduction Act and multi-agency Pathway models. You should also have knowledge of welfare and housing policy and law as well as safeguarding vulnerable adults. An enhanced DBS check will be required.

Key Accountabilities:

Accountabilities
To ensure our duties under the Homelessness Reduction Act are met, delivering a proactive person centred, outcome focused and end to end case management approach.
To undertake comprehensive assessments that lead to focused and co-produced Personal Housing Plans (PHP) for each applicant.
To assess applicants under the prevention and relief duties, issue S.184 final decision letters, ensuring effective communication and management of expectations with customers.
As appropriate, undertake the assessment and completion of high-quality risk management plans for applicants utilising information from a range of stakeholders and the applicant themselves.
To minimise risk by identifying, reporting and following up any safeguarding concerns.
Possess and maintain an ongoing in-depth knowledge of relevant welfare and housing legislation and the organisations statutory housing duties, policies and procedures.
Provide advice and guidance to applicants by responding effectively and efficiently to enquiries maintaining the highest standards of professionalism and customer care.
Create and maintain accurate, GDPR compliant client records and notes of all casework activities and decisions through both manual and IT recording systems.
Coordinate the provision of services and support for applicants in line with the PHP, liaising with other teams and both internal and external services.
Attend various multi-agency meetings as required such as discharge planning meetings and MAPPA (multi-agency public protection arrangement) meetings.

For further information and to apply then please contact Deanna at STR on 02392322381 and email a copy of your most recent CV to dhiggins@strgroup.co.uk

strgroup is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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