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Youth Worker

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Organisation:Leicestershire County Council 

Working Hours: Full Time , Hours per week - 37 

Salary:£25,485 

Appointment Type:Permanent 

Location:Granville Road, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0PP 

Reference:CYP1186 

Closing date:20 September 2020 at midnight 





JOB PURPOSE:

The Children and Families Wellbeing Service works with children, young people and their families to support them to achieve the best outcomes possible. This role within the youth strand of the Service is aimed at supporting young people where there are vulnerabilities such as a risk of offending, re-offending, causing harm to others, and their own emotional wellbeing. The principal aim is to minimise (and ideally prevent) the risk of these events occurring through planned interventions and innovative delivery styles.
 
ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:
  • NVQ level 3 (or equivalent) plus relevant experience or demonstrable experience identified within the sections below
  • Experience of working with Children, young people and families in either case or group work situations
  • Experience of engaging with young people who are vulnerable or from hard to reach group
  • Experience of developing and delivering training and group work
  • Underpinning knowledge of theories of engagement of young people
  • Awareness of the issues faced by young people (social, economic and inter-personal)
  • Awareness and commitment to implement safeguarding procedures in accordance to local Safeguarding Children Board
  • Understanding of the production and delivery of effective interventions for young people
  • Knowledge of child development and awareness of differing needs of children and young people
  • The ability to work independently, as part of a team and in collaboration with partners and other
  • Excellent and engaging communication skills written verbal and presentation
  • Good organisational, planning skills and working to deadlines
  • The use of innovative and interactive techniques to engage young people, parents, staff and partners in particular those children, young people and families that are hard to reach

 
This post is the subject of an Enhanced DBS check
  
Please see the Job Description / Person Specification which are attached further down on this page
 
For informal enquires please contact Navdeep Cozens-Patel, Tel: 0116 305 5982 Email: Navdeep.Cozens-Patel@leics.gov.uk 
 

We particularly welcome applicants from black, minority, ethnic (BME) communities, disabled people and lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) communities, as they are currently under represented within our workforce.
 
For further information about working for Leicestershire County Council, please click here.

 

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