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Early Intervention and Prevention Worker

  • Employer: Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Reference: BMBC/20/126597
  • Published: Fri 22/05/2020, 0:05 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 05/06/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £34,788 - £37,849
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Dearne IKIC Centre, South Yorkshire

Salary: £34,788 - £37,849 Plus laptop & phone 

Working Arrangements: Monday to Friday including regular evenings, access to Agile Working

Hours per week: 37

Contract type: Permanent   

Flexible working arrangement

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Closing date: 05.06.2020 at 23:59

 

The successful candidate will be required to speak English to an appropriate standard.

 

This post requires an Enhanced DBS Check 

 

If you are currently living overseas or have lived overseas in the last five years please be aware, if you are the preferred candidate for the post, you will be required to apply for an overseas criminal records check from the country/countries you have resided in.  If you experience difficulty in obtaining an overseas criminal record check please email dbs@barnsley.gov.uk

 

 

Pensions Regulations have provisions to reduce pension payments in certain circumstances of those who return to work within local government service.  If you are in receipt of a pension upon commencing employment with the authority, this may affect your pension entitlements and you should therefore seek advice from the relevant Pensions Authority.

 

 

About the Post:

 

The Early Intervention and Prevention Service offer a range of services to meet the needs of young people who require additional help and support, or whom might be taking risks. The service works alongside other agencies to help put young people on the right path and to promote and encourage more positive lifestyle choices.

 

The service works with young people both on a group and one to basis (where there is an additional need) and operates through a range of community venues to provide targeted evening and daytime provision tailored for young people to address a specific issue. Any young person can access services and opportunities either by themselves or through their consent to an agency referral.

 

The successful postholder will have responsibility to plan and lead a range of interventions, working within group settings and with individual young people who behaviour is causing concern within their communities. They will be expected to manage a caseload of individual children and young people who require early help interventions or who may have a range of complex needs, in partnership with other agencies who are involved. The post will also have responsibility for resources including building, staff and budgetary management as part of their local targeted youth offer.

 

 

The post will require regular evening work to support our local youth offer delivery. 

 

 

Please use the documents below to help support you with your application form.

 

Job Profile: Early Intervention and Prevention Worker Job Profile.pdf

Vacancy Exposure Profile: Exposure Profile.pdf

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Why work for us?

 

 

Barnsley Council is passionate about Equal Opportunities and Flexible Working. We're committed to equality and diversity in all aspects of our work and welcome candidates with a broad diversity of talent. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Click here for more information.

 

CVs will not be accepted.

 

www.barnsley.gov.uk/jobs

How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided. Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.

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  • Employer: Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Reference: BMBC/20/126597
  • Published: Fri 22/05/2020, 0:05 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 05/06/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £34,788 - £37,849
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Dearne IKIC Centre, South Yorkshire

Vacancy Location