16+ / Young Person's Personal Advisor

We are recruiting a Personal Advisor (Band 4) to work within Family and Childcare Services in Omagh. Your role will be to support young people who are leaving care and the key duties will be to:

  • Provide advice, including practical advice and support to young people leaving care and in aftercare as agreed in the pathway plan
  • Offer support in the form of mentoring to and advocacy on behalf of, the young person, where appropriate
  • Participate in assessing the needs of young people leaving care and contributing to preparation of pathway plans
  • Participate in reviews of the pathway plan and request revisions to the plan where appropriate

You will have:

  • 5 GCSE’s at Grade A-C including English Language or equivalent 
  • Full driving licence and access to a car (unless precluded through disability)
  • Minimum of two years direct and recent experience of engaging with adolescent young people, on an individual or group basis, either in a paid or voluntary capacity
  • Experience and understanding of working with others, e.g. parents, GPs, teachers, youth clubs, PSNI etc. to meet the needs of young people

Due to the nature of this post you will be required to be in possession of a satisfactory enhanced Access NI disclosure on commencement of this assignment

Bond Healthcare will give you:

Flexible working hours (depending on service) – part time and full time

Paid Holidays

FREE training updates

FREE Fit To Work certificate / Occ Health clearance

Up to £200 cash – for each referral who successfully registers with Bond Healthcare*

A dedicated Consultant to provide advice, guidance and support developed over 16 years of Social Work recruitment experience

 

If you, or any of your colleagues are interested in this, or any other Social Work / Social Care opportunities, contact Stephen Hill for a confidential chat on 028 9027 0747 or Stephen.hill@bondhealthcare.com

Job type: 
Temporary
Contact: 
Stephen Hill
stephen.hill@bondhealthcare.com
Telephone: 
02890 270747
Location: 
Omagh
Salary: 
Negotiable
Reference: 
SHPAO4

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