An exciting & rewarding opportunity to join Llamau’s new Locality Based Floating Support team in Cynon valley. Supporting the team to provide Early Intervention & Prevention support, and Floating Support (including low level), with a Financial Inclusion Officer on the team. The team will be supporting people with a wide range of needs, including mental health, substance use, young people (including care experienced), and older people. Team Leader
About Us: Team Leader
At Llamau we believe that no young person or vulnerable woman should ever have to experience homelessness. Our mission is to eradicate homelessness for young people and vulnerable women. But for thousands of the most vulnerable people in Wales, homelessness is a frightening reality. Team Leader
30 years ago Llamau was founded to provide homeless teenagers with a safe place to stay. Since then, we have supported over 67,000 young people, women and their children who are either homeless or facing homelessness.
Find out more about us at www.llamau.org.uk
You will be supporting the team to work with people to address priority housing related support issues promptly (Early Intervention), continuing support for those people with additional vulnerabilities, until moving to Low Level support, or independence, building their skills to be able to do this. You will also work closely alongside other agencies supporting the young person, including Benefits Agencies, landlords, Statutory Services, Education & Training providers, other third sector agencies and community resources.
Job Description and Person Specification available for download here: Here
Team Leaders take part in the ‘2nd tier’ On Call rota. Providing On Call support and advice for 1st Tier On Call, with issues and emergencies they may need to deal with. This may require providing some shift cover / out of hours project attendance where alternatives are not possible.
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