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Job Reference: 48243

Project Worker – Children and Families Service

  • Redruth, Cornwall, England
  • Contract / Full Time
  • Kelby Sharber
  • £10.53 - £10.53

Seven Social Care are looking for a temporary Project Worker to work with a Young Persons service in Pool. This role is initially for a period of 3 months and is paying £10.53 per hour via an umbrella company.

The role:

Barnardo’s Safer Choices is a specialist service targeted specifically at children and young people aged 18 years and under who are involved in or are at risk of involvement in sexual exploitation.

The service makes contact with children and young people via street work in , through group work in residential schools, children’s units and in mainstream schools as well as engaging in intensive 1:1 support.

The service also conducts return discussions with young people who are missing

It is anticipated that the post holder will engage with children and young people in a variety of settings including, children’s units, schools and in the family home.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To work with children, young people and their families, on a one to one or group basis, using a variety of interventions, to identify needs and to achieve positive outcomes.
  • To work in partnership with parents/carers to empower them and to enable them to achieve better outcomes for their children.
  • To work co-operatively with children’s services, health agencies and other community based services, to provide the most effective service for children young people and families.
  • To take responsibility for the more complex cases/situations presenting within the service.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: N/A.
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a similar role.
  • Compliance: Recent DBS check.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

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