Adult Intervention Keyworker - The Roberts Centre

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Job type

Full Time, Fixed Term


£23,432 - £23,432

Closing date

2 August 2021

Are you looking for a new challenge? Do you believe you can make a positive difference to the lives of others? If so, this is a great opportunity for you.

Due to internal promotion, a position has arisen for an Adult Intervention Keyworker within a charity based in Portsmouth.  The Roberts Centre enjoys a reputation for its work with families and children and has achieved national recognition for its high quality services in the areas of Homelessness, Parenting and Childcare.

Job Title: Adult Intervention Keyworker Housing Options

Hours: 37 (8 months fixed term contract)

Location: Gamble Road, Portsmouth.

Salary: £  23,432

The Adult Intervention Housing Options Project is a unique service working intensively with homeless adults who are at risk of losing their temporary accommodation due to their vulnerabilities and/or anti-social behaviours.

The post holder will be an integral part of the Adult Intervention Team and someone who shares our values and who has the passion to help us to improve the lives of adults, families and children.

You will enjoy working at a fast pace in an ever changing environment, possess excellent communication skills and have the confidence and ability to challenge people in a non-threatening or judgmental way.  You will also need to have a creative and flexible approach, working closely with other agencies to find positive solutions to the difficulties our clients are currently facing.

In return, you will be given a competitive rate of pay, the opportunity to be part of our generous pension scheme, receive 25 days annual leave entitlement in addition to public bank holidays and have access to employee support services and an individualised development plan.

Successful applicants will be required to provide an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure. The Roberts Centre will meet disclosure expense.

Closing date:  2nd August 2021

Please note, we do not accept CVs.  Application packs are available by telephoning Lin Kitchener, HR Manager on 02392 296919 or Emailing