Northallerton, North Yorkshire
£22,763 pa (£11.79 per hour) pro rata
Permanent, Part-time
Job description

Children’s Worker / Youth Worker 

Northallerton and surrounding area

20 hours per week 3 out of 7 days (flexible)

£22,763 pa (£11.79 per hour) pro rata


Committed to delivering the highest levels of customer experience, our client provides a comprehensive range of services to over 6,000 homes. With their aim to be the Best Rural Housing Association in the country, they are looking for great people to join the team.


They rely on our great people to make the biggest impact on their communities. If you enjoy variety and have a passion for delivering an excellent customer focused service, you’re right for them.


The role:


In this role, you’ll work as a key worker and team member to deliver and develop support services for children and young people, aged up to 16 years who have experienced domestic abuse, in order to ensure their safety and emotional well-being.


You’ll also assist in the delivery of excellent customer focused services, operating in accordance with best practice and within the policies and procedures of our Association.


You’ll have:


  • Experience working with children and young people, ideally in a supported housing setting.

  • Excellent naturalistic observation skills.

  • An NVQ level II in Health and Social Care or equivalent. 

  • Good verbal and written communication, analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Good motivational skills with the ability to encourage residents to maximise their opportunities.

  • A good understanding of the principles of practice in working with vulnerable people and children in particular with an awareness of the impact of domestic abuse to the victim and family.


The benefits:


Our client offers competitive pay rates, excellent pension schemes. not forgetting additional benefits that come part of the package when you join. They are also dedicated to looking after you and will always do their best to make sure you are safe and well.


Our client is an equal opportunities and disability confident employer who welcomes applicants from all sectors of the community, and they encourage applications from people who are underrepresented in areas of the organisation.


This post is subject to a basic DBS check.


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Posted on: 23 July 2020
Closed date: 13 August 2020
Job ref: NTXOT534310
Tags: Support Worker, Social Work