BCHA are a diverse and growing specialist housing, learning and support provider based in the South West. We provide support to our customers who may be facing a range of issues such as homelessness, domestic abuse, mental health and substance misuse. We believe in equality, the importance of every individual and the right to be valued and treated with dignity and respect. Our doors are open to everyone.
We additionally support with accessing health care, maximising income, budgeting, debt management and accessing other support services. We have an opportunity for the right person to join us as a Housing First Case Coordinator for our Housing First project in Yeovil. This is a role where you can really add value and make a difference, working as part of our friendly, supportive and professional team.
Whilst the role is based at St John’s Road, Yeovil, travel to customer’s homes to provide an outreach service and one to one support for customers is essential. One of our key aims is to support customers to a position of maintaining their own tenancy and sustainable independent living;
It would be great if you have previous experience of working with homeless and or other socially excluded people and a good understanding of safeguarding issues. BUT this is not essential as training will be given, it is more important for you to have the personal qualities and the right attitude to undertake the role.
We can offer you the opportunity to:
BCHA Safer Recruitment: Safeguarding children and adults is our first priority and we will ensure we follow safer recruitment procedures.
As an employer, we will do everything possible to prevent unsuitable people obtaining employment with BCHA. Our overall aim is to ‘deter unsuitable applicants from applying for roles with children and adults, and we will ensure that all candidates are treated fairly, consistently and in compliance with current legislation.
BCHA is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of people, and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment.