Crewe, Cheshire East
£19,507 - £24,770 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Pan Cheshire Missing from Home Service. The successful candidate will be based in Cheshire East (Crewe) and will work closely with the team to complete Return Home Interviews and direct work with children and young people in the borough. 

What we’re looking for

We are looking for someone to engage with young people who are missing from home and conduct return interviews with specified timescales. 

You will assess young people’s needs and provide harm reduction advice, information and signposting; encouraging engagement into specialist services; Develop and sustain productive relationships within Children’s Social Care and referring agencies to ensure the regular and appropriate referrals are received; Undertake one to one work with children and young people vulnerable to missing incidents to inform a risk reduction plan; Collect and report on information from all young people who are assessed; completing all required monitoring information by set timescales

Further information about this job

This a permanent full time role for 37.5 hours per week.  

Interviews will take place via Google Meet and will be led by Emma Couch.

About We Are With You 

Everyone should feel comfortable getting the support they need for issues with drugs, alcohol or mental health.

We work with people on their own goals, whether that’s staying safe and healthy, making small changes or stopping an unwanted habit altogether. 

We give people support in a way that’s right for them either face to face, in their local service, community or online. 

We provide a free and confidential service without judgement to more than 100,000 people a year. 

We use our expertise to improve the help available and raise awareness around drugs, alcohol and mental health so that more people can get support. 

We Are With You.


Posted on: 05 October 2020
Closed date: 29 October 2020
Job ref: REQ00319
Tags: Support Worker, Social Work

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