Regional Case worker Homeless Service - Midlands Area
Our client, a prominent homeless service provider has retained TTM Healthcare to support them in the recruitment of a Regional case worker. This role will be covering services across Laois, Longford, Offaly and Westmeath. While the main priority of their work is to assist all their Service Users to move out of homelessness, the organisation also work very closely to help them overcome the many other difficulties faced by those experiencing homelessness, such as loneliness, isolation, poverty, and health and welfare issues.
The regional Case Worker will:
Engage with and build a professional trusting relationship with Service Users, treating them with dignity and in line with the values of the organisation and their equal opportunities policy.
Support Service Users participation in the Service Users Programme.
Promote the organisation's mission, vision, values and strategic objectives.
Encourage independence and self-determination in Service Users.
The Regional Case worker will have the following:
Qualifications - Degree in Social Care, Addiction Studies or Community Work/Development, Degree in Social Work
Experience - At least 1 Year working in homeless services in paid employment
Knowledge - Understanding of why people become homeless and the needs they have
Understanding of mental health, drugs, alcohol and other issues.
Understanding of the principles of “Housing First”
A full driver's licence will be required for this position as travel is essential between services.
A salary of early €30,000's can be expected depending on experience.
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TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.