Young People's Opportunity and Involvement Worker ( Fixed Term until 30th May 2022 )

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Part time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
20/04/2021 23:59
£32,234 to £34,728 per annum (pro rata)
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Social Care - Children Service
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Pease House Darlington
Post Number:
Number of posts:
Closing date:
20 Apr
Further Information

Do you have what it takes to make a difference?

Do you have the skills, knowledge and experience required to ensure that the voice of children in Darlington and children who are in care and leaving care is heard?

Do you have the passion to ensure that their voice is pivotal in driving service developments?

The successful candidate will have experience of working with children and young people for at least 3 years, be able to communicate with young people and have an insight in what issues are current for young people.

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.

In addition, we offer the following benefits:

31 days annul leave (pro-rata) and additional leave purchase scheme
Green Car Leasing Scheme
Flexi-time Scheme
Cycle to Work Scheme in partnership with Halfords
Season ticket car parking permits or subsidised Town Centre permits subject to criteria
Access to Occupational Health, physiotherapy and counselling services
Reduced membership to the Dolphin Centre's Fit for Life Package

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

For a further informal discussion, please contact Kevin Richards Service Manager, on 01325-406598.