Manchester, Greater Manchester
£12.16 per hour
Permanent
Job description
Sessional Project Worker





Hours are not fixed, to be called on as and when required



£23388 per annum / pro rata - £12.16 per hour sessional



Location Wythenshawe/Oldham/Stretford



The Children's Society has been helping children and young people in this country for over 130 years. We run local services that support children when they are at their most vulnerable and in desperate need of help. We're there for children, every step of the way.



This role sits within our children and families directorate, which works to provide immediate one-to-one and group support for children who urgently need support. Your role will be to help us maintain and develop innovative practice to support our work in our services around the country.



TYPE OF PERSON YOU'RE LOOKING FOR/ WHAT'S EXPECTED OF THEM



We are currently looking for an experienced worker to join our dynamic, ambitious team.



A key part of this role will be your ability to engage with young people in a variety of settings, including 1:1 support and group work.



KEY SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES



In order to be successful in this role, you must have:



Experience of working directly with vulnerable young people and an understanding of the issues they face

Experience of multi agency working

Strong assessment and evaluation skills

Accurate recording skills



INFO ABOUT THE CHILDREN'S SOCIETY



The Children's Society runs over 100 local services that help thousands of young people who desperately need our support, and we campaign to get laws and policies changed to make children's lives happier and safer.



Every day we're changing the lives of children in this country for the better - and with your help, tomorrow we can be there for even more.



The Children's Society is committed to safeguarding and protecting the children and young people that we work with. As such, all posts are subject to a safer recruitment process, including the disclosure of criminal records and vetting checks. We ensure that we have a range of policies and procedures in place which promote safeguarding and safer working practices across our services.



Therefore, candidates applying for work in our CYP Directorate will be required to complete an “Employment history template” document prior to interview. The fully completed document should be loaded by the candidate at the point of uploading your CV.



The closing date for applications is midnight on 16 July 2020.



Interviews will be W/C 3rd August.
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Posted on: 02 July 2020
Closed date: 16 July 2020
Job ref: 3919
Tags: Practitioner