Job Title: Leaving Care Personal Advisor
Salary Range: £25,481 progressing to £30,451 per annum (pro rata for part-time)
Hours: 37 Hours per week
Contract: 12 Month Fixed Term Contract
Diversity: We are an inclusive employer and value a diverse workforce
This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join a small, innovative team working with:
- 18 – 25-year-old care leavers including those who wish to return for a service offering assistance where they feel they need additional support.
Based in a care leaver team, you will be working alongside and supporting young people to make a successful transition to independent living. This includes working directly with young people to achieve their goals, working closely with other agencies to form support plans for young people and signposting young people to alternative community supports where needed.
The role entails travelling both within Hertfordshire and out of county, therefore regular access to a vehicle will be required.
You will have experience of working with young people in care and/or care leavers and up to date knowledge of legislation.
Hertfordshire County Council offers excellent training opportunities.
Closing Date: 4th August 2021
Interview Date: 11th August 2021
For an informal discussion and more information please contact: Ian Stokoe, Team Manager on 07773 097433. If you wish to apply, please complete a supporting statement, telling us why you want the position and how you will be able to meet the key responsibilities identified in the job description.