Care Leaver Outreach Support Worker needed with Worcestershire County Council
Start Date- ASAP
Location - Worcester
Duration - Initially 3 months
Hours per week - 37 hours per week
Salary - £14.90 ltd an hour
- To support young people who have left care who may present with issues where they require additional support
- Support Care Leavers aged 18-24 years old
- Provide assessment and support to young people who are looking to transition from residential care or foster care and/or who are identified as needing a high level of support to either maintain accommodation or work towards independence
- Provide support for young people, participating in the assessment of their needs and the implementation of plans for their future
- Provide assessment and support care leavers who may be homeless or at risk of becoming homeless
- To provide support in emergency and crisis situations
What is required?
- Significant experience of working with Young People as part of a team
- Significant experience of direct work with Young People
- Experience within a similar role
- Level of education equivalent to Diploma 3 in a relevant field or equivalent experience
- Drivers license and access to a vehicle
If you are interested please call Jemma Molloy on 01772 208964 or email me your CV - firstname.lastname@example.org
If this role isn't right for you, but you know someone who would fit perfectly to our engaged and devoted team and you refer them, you will receive a referral bonus of £250.
The benefits of working with SCS;
- A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact
- Exceptional referral bonuses - £250 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 £250 and continued online CPD training.
- Excellent Annual Loyalty schemes / bonuses.
- DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.