Customer Service Support Worker

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Job Details
  • 3785
  • North Wales Housing
  • Bangor
  • Permanent, Full Time
  • £20,023 + additional benefits

Project Support Worker (Customer Service)

Full time – Permanent contract

Are you a friendly people person who thrives on making a real difference to people’s lives? If so, you’ll love this opportunity to join North Wales Housing - an ambitious social enterprise which provides homes and delivers services to over 2,500 households across North Wales. Employing around 200 people, the growing organisation is proud to be accredited with an ‘Investors in People’ award and is committed to providing homes people love to live in, and to supporting communities people love to be part of.

What will the role of Project Support Worker (Customer Service) entail?

As a Project Support Worker, you’ll work within the Communities Team providing service users with a range of housing related support, with your main duties to include although not be limited to;

  • Providing a range of housing related support to service users with a view to enabling them to manage their individual tenancies with less support, and possibly unaided in the longer term
  • Organising and managing a range of engagement and involvement activities to promote social inclusion amongst service users
  • Taking responsibility for drawing up, regularly reviewing and reporting on individual risk assessments, support plans and expected outcomes
  • Ensuring service users maintain the property and where necessary providing practical support and guidance
  • Taking responsibility for managing referrals to the scheme, contacting and interviewing applicants/agencies and arranging panel meetings
  • Assisting with housing management and lettings
  • Maintaining accurate service user records and files

What will I need in order to be considered for this Project Support Worker (Customer Service) role?

  • Superb customer service skills, ideally with experience of working in a face to face customer service role
  • Comfortable with everyday conversations/discussions specifically in relation to your job. Be confident to converse in Welsh when required
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • An awareness of the support needs of vulnerable people with the ability to work alone with confidence and good judgement
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Good administrative skills for record keeping and assisting clients
  • A full driving licence and the availability of a vehicle for work purposes

NWH is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of service users. This post requires an enhanced DBS disclosure.

What will I receive in return?

Salary: £20,023 per annum

Additional benefits: Corporate gym membership at local councils, CSSC Sports & Leisure Card, discounted Arriva bus travel, cycle to work scheme, employee health assistance scheme, enhanced maternity and paternity pay, payment of professional membership and support for further studies, generous contributory pension scheme plus much more

Contracted hours: 35 hours per week, working a 6 week rota. You will be required to provide out of hours, on call cover on a rota basis

Location: Pendinas Hostel (Bangor, North Wales)

Contract type: Permanent

Closing date: 1pm on the 10th January 2020

Interview date: 21st January 2020

By clicking apply on this site, you will automatically be redirected to the North Wales Housing website.

All applications for this Project Support Worker (Customer Service) to be submitted online.

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