This vacancy has now closed
Back to search results

Assistant Short-term Housing Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £19,694
  • Kirkcaldy, working across Fife
  • Closing 11th August 2023

  • Advertised from 21st July 2023
  • 36 Hours per week


Do you value fair treatment for all and believe that everyone should have the right to live in a secure, affordable home? If so and you are motivated by supporting others through empowerment and personal development, then we want to hear from you. As a member of our reshaped House to Home team, you will help to develop and deliver new and empowering approaches to supporting people to move to, establish and sustain living in their permanent home and assist them to strengthen and develop their community connections.

As this role is within a registered service, you will take pride in working to the standards set by the Care Inspectorate. To help you succeed, on securing the role, you will be supported to register with the SSSC within 6 months of the starting date and, if needed, be given the opportunity to be funded to meet the registered requirements for Housing Support workers.

Benefits and Wellbeing

  • Fully Funded Dedicated learning and development programme
  • Working in an open culture and workplace with colleagues who share our values and are passionate about their work
  • 32 days annual leave per year with 1 day additional per year served up to 5 years (pro rata)
  • Working Monday to Friday (9 to 5pm)
  • Flexible and remote working arrangements.
  • Competitive employer/employee Pension Contribution Scheme
  • Business travel allowance
  • Commitment to ongoing professional learning and development
  • Free access to an employee assistance programme with confidential advice/counselling support.
  • Discounts on lifestyle benefits e.g., Discounted Gym Memberships
  • Blue Light Membership Scheme
  • Where appropriate, welcome payment for PVG check and SSSC registration fee.

Application notes

For full details about this role, other opportunities and to download an Application Form and Recruitment Information pack go to

To submit your application send to by the closing date noted below.

If you require further assistance or advice to enable you to complete your application form or if you wish to arrange an informal chat about this and other role(s) you are interested in then, please contact .

Closing Date: 12 noon Friday, August 11th, 2023

This post is subject to Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme registration. Frontline Fife will meet the cost of any new PVG scheme membership or scheme record update.

Diversity and Inclusion

Frontline Fife is an equal opportunities employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We actively encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and are committed to providing any reasonable adjustments required during application and assessment process, and upon joining our team.

Frontline Fife: Registered Charity/No SC021832