Homeless Prevention Officer (Job Ref 20-11) - Young Devon

Close date :
8 June 2020
Salary :
£22,344 pa
Location :
Description :

Full-time (37 hours per week) based at Exeter YES


As part of our Youth Enquiry Service offer, this role will give comprehensive and realistic housing advice and support to young people. Working alongside those aged 16-25 years, often in crisis and at risk of homelessness, supporting them to make decisions, have their voice heard and obtain the services they need. Using a Youth Work person-centered approach, the role will engage young people, families/carers and partner agencies in early intervention solutions to prevent homelessness.   

Building quality relationships with young people is at the centre of every Young Devon service. If you have the skills and experience and can evidence what it takes to positively engage with children, young people and families, then we would love to hear from you.

Young Devon is a youth work charity (1057949) who is actively committed to embracing diversity. Wheelchair access available.

Closing date for applications:

9am on Monday 8th June 2020 with interviews on Thursday 11th June.

If you would like an informal discussion please contact:

Jenny Lynch on 07738195698

For full details please click on the above website.

For an application pack please contact hr@youngdevon.org

Young Devon is committed to Safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable groups and all applicants who will or could have unsupervised access to these groups will complete the required checks through the Disclosure and Barring Service