We’re looking for an exceptionally well-organised and experienced professional to provide keywork and coaching support to young people with complex lives and multiple disadvantages.
You will be operating within our established keyworking method, and will be responsible for keeping clear records of a range of interactions. You will also need to be proactive in ensuring that young people receive the statutory services to which they are entitled.
In addition, you will have responsibility for supervising student social workers and providing opportunities for them to demonstrate their capabilities.
As a part of our Duty Management team, you will be involved in dealing with staffing or other issues across the organisation as they arise, and you will be included in our out-of-hours On Call rota with two or three others.
This role requires professional experience of work with vulnerable young people and an understanding of young people with complex lives. You will also have experience of working successfully in a performance-measured, outcomes focused way.
We are looking to appoint as soon as possible. Please apply as soon as you are able to do so.
Shortlisting is based on our Person Specification, and your application should include clear examples of how you met each of our criteria.
Please note that we are only able to contact shortlisted candidates. If you do not hear from us within three weeks of the closing date, you’ve unfortunately not been successful on this occasion.
Employment is subject to DBS clearance and appropriate references.
Please download the Job Information Pack below. This provides all the information that you’ll need about the role, and you’ll need parts of this in order to be able to complete the application form.
You will also need one of our application forms (Word version to complete electronically, or the PDF to complete by hand).
Please return your application form to the person stated on the Job Application Pack. Your equal opportunities form can either be returned at the same time (it won’t be considered during the selection process) or separately.
Job Application Form PDF (use this version if you want to print your form and complete it by hand)
Job Application Form Word (use this version if you want to complete the form electronically)
Job Application – Equal Opportunities (to complete and return with your application)
Direct Applications Only – Strictly no Agencies or other Third Parties.