Outreach Support Worker

Location: Ilford
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £9.25 - £9.50 per hour, Benefits: + mileage
Reference: J13684
Contact Name: Carmen Neagu
gap healthcare is currently working with a local provider who supports young people in various settings, including 24/7 support, supported living and outreach. We are looking to recruit a Support Worker for a full time placement in East London, working across Havering, Barking and Dagenham, Newham and Waltham Forest supporting young people in their own homes,

The Outreach Support Worker will be driving to people's homes, supporting them with various aspects of their daily living including:
  • budgeting and finance
  • medication
  • accessing the community
  • accessing and applying for benefits
  • liaising with Social Services, Police, Consultants and other professional bodies

In order to be successful for this role you will have:
  • previous experience as a Support Worker
  • experience working with young people with mental health
  • driving license and access to a car for work
  • available full time Monday to Friday
  • NVQ Level 2/3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent would be preferred
  • excellent record keeping
  • very good literacy, numeracy and IT skills
  • assertive nature, confident and able to work on own initiative

This position is offered as a Temp to Perm, starting through the agency and becoming permanent with the company after a couple of months, depending on performance. The working hours will be 9-5 Monday to Friday with potentially some work out of hours and overtime available. We are looking for experienced candidates who are available to start ASAP!

Please apply today if you have the relevant skills, experience and availability!


This vacancy is advertised on behalf of gap personnel group (Quattro Recruitment Ltd & Quattro Healthcare Ltd) who operate as an Employment Business. gap personnel group is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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gap personnel group is committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role!