Vacancy : Floating Support Assistants

Vacancy : Floating Support Assistants

Floating Support Assistants

37 hours per week to include very occasional Saturday and evening work.

Salary:  £16,986-£17,731 plus £1000 per year car users allowance

Mileage paid at 45p per business mile

We have opportunities in our friendly and supportive teams based at our St. Leonard’s, Lewes and Polegate offices.  Please state clearly on your application which location(s) you are interested in.


Come and join our knowledgeable, supportive, professional and friendly teams providing holistic housing support to vulnerable working age adults across East Sussex.  You will receive excellent training, regular supervision and plenty of development opportunities together with flexible working and a great staff benefits package.


Using your well-developed knowledge of local resources and understanding of the support needs of vulnerable people, you will play a key role in helping us deliver a first class service that coaches and supports people to reach their goals following an agreed action plan.


This is an exciting and challenging role, which means you need to be organised to balance several on-going tasks at the same time, whilst understanding the importance of accurate and timely recording.   You will manage your own caseload as part of a supportive team.


You will have excellent organisational skills, enjoy problem solving and be comfortable working to deadlines.  Good ICT, communication and numeracy skills with a commitment to promoting health outcomes, client involvement, digital inclusion and helping clients to engage with local community support and services are essential.

To apply go to the Southdown Housing Jobs page or contact us  on 01273 405 800. 

You must be a driver with access to a vehicle for work purposes


Floating Support Assistants – East Sussex – Aug 17