Leaving Care Personal Advisor

15.00 - 18.00 GBP Hourly + GBP15 - GBP18/hour
29 Aug 2019
26 Sep 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Leaving Care Personal Advisor
Worcestershire County Council
Initially a 3-month contract
GBP15.39 - GBP18.39 ltd per hour

We are urgently looking for Leaving Care Personal Advisors to join Worcestershire County Council at county hall based in Worcester.

Responsibilities, duties and tasks:

*To act as lead duty worker within the Service's duty system.
*To ensure positive and effective relationships with:
Young people, their families and carers
Other Children's Services staff and partner agencies
Support Services and accommodation providers within statutory, voluntary and private sectors, including staff in training, employment and Health agencies
*To deliver effective and flexible service in partnership with young people which supports them through the process of leaving care, from preparation through transition into consolidation
*To support young people leaving care to develop their own skills, confidence and self-esteem
*To assist care leavers in obtaining suitable accommodation
*To support care leavers in pursuing appropriate education, training and employment to promote their social inclusion, monitoring their participation

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a supportive and dynamic team!

If you are interested in this role or, currently looking for work,
please give me a call on
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Or email me - (url removed)

Know anyone who might be interested?
We offer a GBP250 referral bonus for every candidate successfully placed in to work that you refer!

What are the benefits for you?
* A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact
* Exceptional referral bonuses - GBP250 per referral placed in to work!
* An extensive & exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK
* Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.
* Payroll service twice a week
* Ltd and PAYE payment options available
* Annual training budget of up to GBP250 and continued online CPD training
* Loyalty schemes / bonuses
* DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge