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Leaving Care Personal Adviser
  • Employer: Hertfordshire County Council
  • Reference: HCC14738
  • Published: Wed 29/07/2020, 10:27 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 10/08/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £24,799 progressing to £29,636 pa
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Stevenage , Hertfordshire

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Leaving Care Personal Adviser

Job Title: Leaving Care Personal Advisor
Location: Stevenage
Salary Range: £24,799 progressing to £29,636 pa
Hours: 37 per week
Contract: Permanent

Job Duties:

This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join a small, innovative team working with:

  • 18 – 25 year old care leavers including those who wish to return for a service offering assistance where they feel they need additional support.

Based in Farnham House, Stevenage, you will be working to deliver pathway planning and supporting young people to make a successful transition to independent living. You will also provide a support service to care leavers including signposting to other agencies and working alongside them. You will require knowledge of housing, benefits, and mental health services available to young people.

The role entails travelling both within Hertfordshire and out of county, therefore regular access to a vehicle will be required.

You will have experience of working with young people in care and/or care leavers and up to date knowledge of legislation.

Hertfordshire County Council offers excellent training opportunities.

For an informal discussion about the position please contact Ellen Reeves on 07812 324 511.

Closing Date: Monday 10th August 2020
Interview Date: Thursday 20th, and Friday 21st August 2020