1 x 18 hours per week
To provide statutory support to Care Leavers under the Leaving Care Act by supporting young people in their journey as they leave care to live successful, independent adult lives.
Duties are varied and will depend on the needs of individual young people. Primary duties will include supporting with housing applications and benefits claims. Providing advice and guidance and developing independence skills. Completing statutory requirements such as keeping in touch visits and pathway plans.
The ideal candidate will have experience of supporting and befriending young people and will have experience of working in a demanding role with the ability to prioritise. Experience of supporting young people to live independetly would be advantageous as would the ability to be flexible in your working hours.
For further information regarding the posts, please contact Rachael Burke (Team Manager) on telephone number 0151 443 4117 or 07966 830682.