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LinkLiving - Support Workers [Part-Time], Fife Accommodation Team – Fixed Term to cover Maternity Leave
Post: Support Workers
Hours: 28 per week
Salary: £17.550 - £19 ,990 pro rata per annum
As a Support Worker with the Fife Accommodation Service within West Bridge Mill, Kirkcaldy, you will deliver a housing support service to service users residing in West Bridge Mill to enable people to live as independently as possible on their own, supporting individuals to develop practical household skills.
You will provide emotional support, to assist people to take part in activities that matter to them and help them engage with their community to reduce social isolation. You will develop effective relationships with people affected by a range of challenges, support them to cope in difficult times and enable them to live a good life. In doing so, to provide emotional, practical and social support to help people to live as independently as possible and make informed choices in all aspects of their lives.
The role requires you to develop positive relationships with a range of partners, including the NHS (in the community and in hospitals), social work and voluntary organisations to extend the breadth and quality of support available to the people they work with.
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Please note the closing date for applications is Tuesday 17 September 2019.