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ASSIST Sheffield

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As part of a small team of two or three volunteers, you will ensure that residents in one of the ASSIST houses continue to live together in a safe and secure way, and that the property is used appropriately. In doing so, you will contribute to ASSIST clients enjoying the stability of having long-term accommodation while they seek to address the root causes of their asylum situation and destitution.


Tasks

  • Carrying out regular visits and house meetings at one of ASSIST’s shared houses and maintaining an ongoing working relationship with the residents
  • Hold individual meetings with residents where appropriate or necessary
  • Reporting to the Accommodation Worker any issues that have been identified during house visits or by residents
  • Acting as first point of contact for residents to report issues
  • Helping residents to make practical arrangements for living together
  • Moving new residents in and out of accommodation and briefing them on the safe use of the property
  • Providing cleaning materials and other household essentials for the residents (expenses will be reimbursed)
  • Reporting on issues identified during house visit to the accommodation worker
  • Taking part in monthly meetings of the housing team (2nd Monday of each month between 7 and 9 pm)
  • Liaising with other ASSIST teams to ensure clients receive best possible service and support
  • Maintaining electronic records on ASSIST database

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Crisis Support Homeless & Housing Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Firth Park areaSheffield, United Kingdom

SKILLS

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 8 hours/month

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