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Independent Living Advisor - Knowsley, Merseyside

  • Job reference: SJP185
  • Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Area of Expertise: Scheme Manager
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Job description: I am currently recruiting for an Independent Living Advisor based in Knowsley, Merseyside. This is a 3 month FTC covering maternity leave. The salary is between £19,519 - £21,755 pro rata to the 6 months.

The main purpose of the role is to provide ongoing support enabling clients to achieve outcome focused goals which increases independence and assists them to maintain / access appropriate accommodation.

Some of your key duties will include :

*Responsible for assisting clients in settling into their own homes, maintaining their independence and reducing social isolation
*Completing initial independent living assessments for the client to increase independence
*Marketing an supported housing schemes, encouraging potential client visits to the scheme, showing accommodation to applicants and promoting activities
*Provide advice and / or signposting to relevant services that can help achieve income maximisation
*Resolve low level neighbour disputes and environmental issues
*Responsible for health and safety of their work area and communal areas reporting any issues

The ideal candidate will have :

*HND / NVQ Level 3 or equivalent experience
*Experience of working in the field of sheltered and supported housing / independent living
*Experience of making referrals and working with external agencies
*Experience of carrying out needs assessments and producing plans accordingly

If you are interested please call Sam at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208 966 or email your CV to