Liquid Personnel is currently looking for an experienced Personal Advisor to join our clients Leaving Care Service in Darlington. As a successful Personal Advisor, you will support care leavers in all areas of their pathway plans.
Your benefits as a Personal Advisor :
Competitive pay rate
Highly supportive team and management
Career development opportunities
What will you be doing as a Personal Advisor in Darlington ?
You will assess the needs of looked after young people preparing for adulthood and independence
You will assist, support, and befriend Young People in order to prepare them for transitions into adulthood and independence
You will coordinate and monitor Pathway Plans for all allocated young people.
You will participate in the provision of a direct work service to young people including group work programmes in their transition to adulthood and independence from local authority care, and to work with 16- and 17-year-olds if estranged from their family
You will work alongside Social Workers in supporting children in care for independence
You will be responsible for developing close and effective working relationships with key agencies and partners to facilitate a coordinated multi agency response to the identified needs of care leavers
Essential requirements of this Personal Advisor role:
A sound understanding of the principles of the Children Act 1989 relating to 16- to 21-year-olds and the Children (Leaving Care) Act 2000
An understanding of safeguarding children and young people
Relevant experience working in Schools, Youth Centres, Community Centres, Connections or other Local Authority experiences with children and families
Knowledge of the current issues relating to socially excluded young people
The legal right to work in the UK
Why Liquid Personnel?
We will assist you from the initial phone call on-wards throughout the whole process
Twice weekly payroll
Competitive hourly rates
Access to exclusive health and social care roles that aren’t available from other agencies
Your own dedicated consultant with extensive health and social care knowledge
Interview and coaching support
Pre and post placement support to ensure you’re happy in the role
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