Personal Advisor

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Part time
Advert Start Date:
21/12/2018
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 13/01/2019 23:59
Salary:
£18,488.80 - £21,176.00 annually
Hours per week:
29.6 hours per week, over 4 days
Job Category:
Social Care - Adult Service
Vacancy ID:
182444
Employment Location:
Darlington
Post Number:
009665
Closing date:
13 Jan
Further Information

The Leaving Care Service is seeking to recruit a Personal Advisor to support young people in their transition into adulthood. The Leaving Care Service provides valuable support to young people in our care aged 15.5 years up the age of 25.

Do you have what it takes to make a difference? Do you have the skills, knowledge and experience required to ensure that care leavers are supported in Darlington?

The successful post holder will undertake the duties of a Personal Advisor as set out by the Children (Leaving Care) Act 2000, assessing needs, pathway planning and to support all young people leaving care to meet their full potential.

Should you be successful you will benefit from being part of a small, committed team with access to and support from approachable, knowledgeable and experienced managers. Darlington is the right place to be, its small size is its strength, offering clear professional development pathways for all staff and excellent training opportunities. Most of all, you will be listened to and you will be valued.

For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification.

For a further informal discussion, please contact Kevin Richards, Looked After Throughcare Service Manager, on 01325 406598 or Laura Bissell, Acting Leaving Care Team Manager, on 01325 406281.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.