About us Current vacancies Support Worker - Merthyr Tydfil Llamau is daring to imagine a world without homelessness – will you help us to create it? Llamau’s mission is to end youth homelessness and homelessness for women in Wales. It is a big ambition and to some people it might seem impossible, but we know that if we all work together, homelessness genuinely does not have to exist. We are looking for passionate, talented and tenacious people to join Team Llamau. An exciting opportunity for a Support Worker in Merthyr Tydfil has become available. You will be supporting young people aged 16-21 in our 24hr Supported Housing Project. You will work closely alongside other agencies supporting the individuals including, Social Services, Police, Homelessness & Housing and many other partnership workers. Llamau looks forward to welcoming & supporting you if you are committed to supporting young people to achieve their goals and ambitions. We would be particularly interested to receive applications from Welsh speakers. Reference: OSW56 Location: Merthyr Tydfil Contract: Full-time, Fixed term for 12 months Hours: Working hours are 35 hours a week, between Monday to Friday (9:30am-5pm) Flexibility may be required to work outside of core hours to support young people when they need it most, and to attend team meetings, training events etc. Floating Support Workers take part in the `1st tier On Call rota (1 week in 14). Providing 1st tier On Call support and advice for projects within Cwm Taf including 24hr staffed projects. This may require providing some shift cover / out of hours project attendance where alternatives are not possible. This involves providing On Call support and advice for young people supported, with issues and emergencies they may need to deal with. This may require providing out of hours project attendance where alternatives are not possible. Salary: Full Time - £20,858 per annum + 2% JOB DESCRIPTION AND PERSON SPECIFICATION APPLICATION FORM You can read our Guidance Notes on completing your application here. Please send your completed application to [email protected] by midday on Monday 19th April 2021.