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Personal Advisor

  • Employer: Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council
  • Reference: BG03512
  • Published: Tue 04/09/2018, 14:20 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 25/09/2018, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: Grade 6 (£25,463 to £29,055)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Family Resource Centre, Beaufort Road, Ebbw Vale, NP23 5LH

Job Summary

Our 14+ Team is looking to recruit a Personal Advisor to act as a caseholder for young people leaving care and help them prepare for adulthood.

 

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Our 14+ Team is looking to recruit a Personal Advisor to act as a caseholder for young people leaving care and help them prepare for adulthood.

The successful candidate will ensure that young people are offered suitable opportunities to prepare for adulthood before leaving care. You will undertake direct work with young people aged 15–25 years individually and in groups, with a view to helping them move successfully onto:

  • Education, training or employment
  • Suitable permanent accommodation

Educational attainments / Experience essential for the position are:

  • 5 GCSE’s (English & Mathematics) A – C grade or equivalent
  • Experience of working with external agencies to meet the needs of children and their families
  • Knowledge of additional support services for care leavers
  • Knowledge of associated legislation and good practice

The position carries an Approved Casual Car User Allowance therefore access to a vehicle for work purposes is a requirement.

Thorough pre-employment screening is undertaken during the recruitment process. The postholder will be required to complete an application for a Disclosure of Criminal Records.

Closing Date:            25th September 2018

Interview Date:         3rd October 2018

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.
  • Employer: Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council
  • Reference: BG03512
  • Published: Tue 04/09/2018, 14:20 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 25/09/2018, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: Grade 6 (£25,463 to £29,055)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Family Resource Centre, Beaufort Road, Ebbw Vale, NP23 5LH

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