Rhiannon S.

Housing Floating Support Officer
Happy to mentor
Happy to be contacted

About me

Rhiannon S.
Social Policy and Social Work
Applied Social Science (Children and Young People)

My employment

Housing Floating Support Officer
Woking Borough Council
United Kingdom
Social care and social work

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A day in the life of a Housing Floating Support Officer in the United Kingdom

What I do

I work in the homeless prevention team and support a case load of clients to prevent them loosing their home.

What I like most

Every day is different and it involves working closely with people to help them. It is fast paced and involves lots of problem solving.

What I like least

The financial limitations.

How I found out about the job

Government job website

My career history

Housing Management Trainee, Yorkshire Housing 2010-2011
Project Worker, Riverside Housing, 2011
Housing Floating Support Officer, Woking Borough Council, 2011- present

Where I hope to be in 5 years

I hope to train as a social worker in the near future.

My advice to students considering work

Do lots of volunteering alongside your degree to get practical experience- there are so many opportunities to do this at York!

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