Beacon Counselling is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people, and adults.
All successful candidates are required to have a current Enhanced DBS check with Beacon Counselling before any offer is confirmed
Salary £25,000 pro rata
Hours 20 hours per week
Annual Leave 23 days plus 8 days bank holiday pro rata (rising to 28 days over 5 years)
Contract 1-year with potential for permanent
Responsible to Children’s Services Manager
Main Objectives of the Role
Improve children and young people’s access to well-being support and activities
Increase young people’s levels of mental health and well-being
Contribute to Beacon’s partnership work within Stockport’s Early Help system
This is a fantastic opportunity to be at the heart of youth services in Stockport . Working closely with the Children's Services Manager and partner organisations, you will deliver a core part of the Early Help & Well-being Service in Stockport for children, young people and their families.
We are looking for an individual who has experience working with children and young people and a passion for improving their mental health, well-being and resilience. You will be comfortable communicating and presenting to a variety of audiences, and have experience facilitating group work with children and young people.
We are looking for someone who is flexible and motivated to succeed through working autonomously and with others, has high standards of work, and is passionate about seeing the best outcomes for children, young people and their families.
We are working to bring greater diversity in all areas of our workforce and are taking action to encourage applications from people of colour and other racially minoritised communities, trans, non-binary and/or older people (aged 50+), to improve the representation of colleagues from these communities, and are a Disability Confident employer. If you are unsure about applying or have any questions then please contact us directly and we will be happy to have a conversation with you.
This is an ideal opportunity for someone looking to develop their career within the voluntary sector and who likes working in a busy and thriving environment.
To apply, please read all the attached information and return the application form.
Application deadline: Monday 1st November 10:00
Interview day: Friday 5th November