Young People’s Supported Housing Project Worker

High Wycombe

Average hours 31.5 hrs p.w. (0.84 FTE). 2 or 3 shifts per week on a 3 week rolling rota. Shift working including Sleep-ins. Additional hours may be available to make this a full time post (37.5 hrs p.w.)

Padstones is a Connection Support service that has been providing support to Young People aged between 16 and 25 in High Wycombe and Burnham for many years. We deliver support to 21 Young People living in 3 units of accomodation in Burnham and High Wycombe and provide advice and support on homelessness prevention in the community.

£20,346 – £22,773 (pro rata if part time) Salary Scale points 19-25

30 days Annual Leave plus bank holidays (pro rata)

Rough Sleeper Outreach Worker

Aylesbury, Bucks

Part time (22.50 hrs per week)

RSOS is funded through the Buckinghamshire District Councils and is one of the ways in which they respond to the need to prevent and reduce homelessness. Initially a one year government funded contract, we are now in our fifth year of delivering this successful project.

The objectives of the Rough Sleeper Outreach Service are to:

  • Reduce the number of people sleeping rough in Buckinghamshire
  • Contribute to the reduction of repeat homelessness
  • Deliver an effective service that is tailored to an individual’s needs
  • Facilitate successful resettlement.

£20,346 – £22,773 (pro rata)

30 days Annual leave plus bank holidays (pro rata)

Community Link Worker

Chalfonts PCN Buckinghamshire (based in GP surgeries)

Hours 18.75 or 37.5 p.w.

This new Social Prescribing service will be delivered by the Community Link Worker working from GP surgeries in the Chalfont Primary Care Network (PCN) area.   Social prescribing empowers people to take control of their health and wellbeing through GP referral to non-medical Community Link Workers (CLW’s) based in GP surgeries who give time, focus on ‘what matters to me’ and take a holistic approach, connecting people to community groups and statutory services for practical and emotional support.

£21,000 – £23,400 p.a. (pro rata if part time)

27 days plus Bank Holidays per annum (pro rata if part time)

Community Link Worker (Social Prescribing)

Hours 18.75 or 37.5 p.w.

Permanent

High Wycombe – based in Cygnet PCN GP surgeries

Bucks Charitable Alliance (BCA) is a consortium of local charities, with an excellent track record of delivering high quality services in the communities they serve. Community Link Workers will be managed by staff with experience of social prescribing and have access to a range of training and personal development opportunities. This new Social Prescribing service will be delivered by Community Link Workers working from GP surgeries in Primary Care Network (PCN) areas.  Social prescribing empowers people to take control of their health and wellbeing through GP referral to non-medical Community Link Workers (CLW’s) based in GP surgeries who give time, focus on ‘what matters to me’ and take a holistic approach, connecting people to community groups and statutory services for practical and emotional support.

£21,000 – £23,400 p.a. (pro rata if part time)

27 days plus Bank Holidays per annum (pro rata if part time)

Community Link Worker (Social Prescribing)

Hours: 18.75 or 37.5 per week.

Permanent

Location: See attached list within the job description – based in GP surgeries

This new Social Prescribing service will be delivered by Community Link Workers working from GP surgeries in Primary Care Network (PCN) areas. Social prescribing empowers people to take control of their health and wellbeing through GP referral to non-medical Community Link Workers (CLW’s) based in GP surgeries who give time, focus on ‘what matters to me’ and take a holistic approach, connecting people to community groups and statutory services for practical and emotional support. Community Link Workers work collaboratively with all local partners.

£21,000 – £23,400 p.a. (pro rata if part time)

27 days plus Bank Holidays per annum (pro rata if part time)

Direct Payment & Employment Support Advisor

Milton Keynes

Full time (37.5 hrs per week)

The role is part of our Direct Payment and Employment Support Service that helps disabled adults and children to live the lives they aspire to by providing information, advice and support in all aspects of using Direct Payment funding to pay for care and support services.  This would include providing short term intensive work with people who have difficulty managing their responsibilities with using a Direct Payment and helping people become employers and recruit and employ their own care staff.  

The service is delivered primarily through a helpline service and home visiting to provide direct face to face casework.    The Direct Payment advisor will work closely with the Team Manager to help further promote Direct Payments in Milton-Keynes and develop positive relationships with social care teams to help achieve this.   Full training in the role is provided.

£19,004 – £22,773 (pro rata)

30 days Annual leave plus bank holidays (pro rata)

Closing Date: 12 noon Thursday 12th September

Interviews: Wednesday 18th September