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Outreach Worker/Support Worker

ARE YOU PASSIONATE ABOUT MAKING A POSITIVTE AND LASTING DIFFERENCE TO CHILDREN AND FAMILIES?

LCS Partnerships are looking for Outreach/Support Workers to work on a casual as and when basis in the Reading, Slough, East London and Hertfordshire area.   Your role as an Outreach Worker is to assess, monitor and support young people who have been referred to LCS Partnerships.  You will be allocated a number of young people to support and must work to the referral form, pathway plan, risk assessment and other assessments to effectively support young people to move towards independence and educational achievement. 

Department
Support
Hours
As and When
Contract Type
Casual
Salary
8 - 12 Per Hour Dependant on Project
Geographical Location
South / South East
Office
No Base
Position Reference
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Closing Date
23-12-2018
Ref No
2245

Role Details

ARE YOU PASSIONATE ABOUT MAKING A POSITIVTE AND LASTING DIFFERENCE TO CHILDREN AND FAMILIES?

LCS Partnerships are looking for Outreach Workers to work on a casual as and when basis in the Reading, Slough, East London and Hertfordshire area.   Your role as an Outreach Worker is to assess, monitor and support young people who have been referred to LCS Partnerships.  You will be allocated a number of young people to support and must work to the referral form, pathway plan, risk assessment and other assessments to effectively support young people to move towards independence and educational achievement. 

Young people cared for by LCS Partnerships are vulnerable and you will need to work collaboratively with other agencies to provide a holistic service, which empowers young people to make positive choices about their lives.

WE OFFER

- Flexible hours – these positions are on a casual ‘as and when’ basis

- A competitive hourly rate of £8.00 - £12.00 per hour dependant on project.

- Full training

- Regular supervision

ALL APPLICANTS MUST HAVE

- Experience of the semi-independent sector.

- Be flexible in your approach as the roles involve shift work – nights and weekends

- NVQ 2 Health & Social Care (desirable)

- Be willing to travel so a full driving licence and access to a vehicle is required

LCS Partnerships is an Equal Opportunities employer. We have also been awarded Double Tick status by the Jobcentre plus.  The successful applicant will be subject to a DBS check at enhanced level if successful for the position.  We reserve the right to withdraw this advert without notification. Please note, we do not work with recruitment agencies.  

Please also note that on clicking “apply” you will receive a return email asking you to fill out our application form online, and it is a requirement for this to be completed before we can progress your application.

Group Companies:

Core Assets FCA Core Assets Childrens Services FCA Scotland Fostering People Grenfell Support Service