Building Recruitment Company Limited (BRCJOBS)
YOUNG PERSONS SUPPORT WORKER
LOCATION: Port Talbot
SALARY: £10.50 per hour PAYE (inclusive of holiday pay)
DURATION: 4 weeks +
HOURS: 37 hours per week (Mon – Fri)
Would you like to make a difference to a young person’s life? Do you feel passionate about positively contributing to changing the pathway a young person leaving care may follow?
If so, a charitable organisation committed to offering a range of services, including advice, support and information for young people (16-21 years), is seeking a temporary Support Worker to work one to one with a small caseload of young adults with complex and challenging support needs.
As a key worker, you will focus on developing strong, trusting relationships with young people focusing on the development of independent living skills, tenancy management, accessing training and employment opportunities, promoting participation within the service and community engagement.
You will also link clients in with a variety of services, accompany them to appointments and acting as an advocate for the young people in order to negotiate solutions that meet their specific needs.
The role is conveniently based from an office in central Port Talbot, which is easily commutable from Swansea, Neath, Maesteg and Bridgend.
For further information on this position please call EMILY SAVAGE or ELISE BARLEY on 02920231000 or to apply please send an up to date CV