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Intensive Support Practitioners x3

We are excited to be recruiting for 3 new practitioners to join our growing team to take on varied, intensive support work in our educational and housing support programmes.

The purpose of the role is to provide a mixture of individual and group interventions with individuals and families with additional and complex needs, up to the threshold for social care involvement, to support the delivery of Kineara main programmes. The objectives of these programmes are to avoid evictions, improve tenancy security, increase employment opportunities, improve wellbeing and increase educational outcomes. You will be working in partnership with other stakeholders such as schools and housing associations to improve family health, build relationships and engage families and individuals and their networks of support.

We are looking for enthusiastic, motivated and hands-on practitioner with excellent interpersonal skills who is able to work sensitively with vulnerable people from all backgrounds.

To find out more details, download the full job description and person specification here.

Deadline for applications: Friday 11th January 2019, 6pm. Interviews expected to take place on the week commencing 21st January 2019. 

HOW TO APPLY: If you wish, you can apply for this job via CharityJob. Alternatively, please send a CV and a cover letter of no more than 2 pages explain how you meet the criteria for the role. Please also include:

    • Why do you wish to apply for this role
    • What you would like to gain from this role
    • Your relevant experience, knowledge and skills
    • What other qualities you have that you could bring to the role
      • Whether you have an up-to-date DBS and DRB check.
    • When you are available to begin work

Please send completed applications to: