Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 22/03/2019 23:59
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Social Care - Children Service
Department: Children's Care
Service Area: Children's Services
Salary: GBP 23,111 - GBP 24,657 pending pay award
Hours: 37 hours per week
Contractual Status: Permanent
Applicants will no longer be able to use their North East Jobs account to apply. If you are internal to Middlesbrough Council, you will be required to use your Staff Portal credentials to log in. Alternatively, if you are an external applicant, you will need to register as a ‘new user’, and use the log on credentials created for any future applications.
A possible vacancy has arisen within Pathways, Leaving Care service and applications are invited from suitably qualified workers to join this busy and highly motivated team. As evidenced in Middlesbrough's Ofsted Inspection report 2015, Pathways provides quality services to young people in accordance with the Children (Leaving Care Act) 2000 and the Children Act 1989, Guidance and Regulations volume 2 and 3.
The roles and responsibilities will include:
Working with young people who are looked after and care leavers
Working with unaccompanied asylum seekers
Undertaking needs assessments and pathway plan
Working with young people leaving foster / residential care and promoting independent
Carrying out reviews and planning meetings
Working with care leavers living independently
Offering support and befriending services
Duty work based at 3 Park Road North
Group and development work
Liaising with other professionals and other agencies
The candidate will have a genuine interest in working with young people and an enthusiastic and dynamic approach to their work.
Due to young people’s needs, one of the positions available will be restricted to male applicants only.
The above post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
Closing date: Friday 22nd March 2019 by 12 midnight
This job is closed for applications.