About us Current vacancies OSC25 - Support Assistant - Cardiff Llamau in Cardiff is expanding its young people’s provision and we are seeking to recruit a number of new teams. If you are committed to our values, we would love to consider your application to join the Llamau family. 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 and have a number of roles available. You will be an empathic person, able to understand and respond to the needs of young people as they navigate through a challenging time in their lives. You will support them through key-working sessions and a variety of other ways to develop their confidence and resilience as individuals and help them move to a positive independent future. You will be able to remain calm and show initiative when faced with challenging situations. You will be working alongside passionate and supportive colleagues in a rewarding environment, where you will be making a huge contribution to creating a Wales without homelessness, every single day. Llamau Cardiff Young People’s teams look forward to welcoming and supporting new colleagues committed to supporting young people to achieve their goals and wishes for their futures. Reference: OSC25 Location: Cardiff Contract: Full Time and Part Time, Permanent x5 Salary: Full Time - £19,620 , Part Time - £9,810 Hours: Full Time - 47 hours per week, Part Time - 23.5 hours per week Support Assistants working a shift pattern including two night shifts (4.45pm-9.45am) and two day shifts (9.30am-5pm) per week (Part time is one day shift and one night shift a week). Between 11.30pm and 7am can be sleeping hours as long as the project is settled, otherwise it would be expected that these would be waking hours, as needed to support and safeguard our young people. Flexibility is required to work outside of these hours to attend team meetings, support & supervisions and training. PLEASE NOTE – Due to COVID-19 24 hour shift pattern is being employed in some Cardiff projects (Covid-19 response) JOB DESCRIPTION AND PERSON SPECIFICATION APPLICATION FORM here. Please send your completed application to [email protected] by midday on Friday 12th November 2021 .