Stronger Families Key Workers

Recruiter
Learning Partnerships
Location
Leeds
Salary
£15,000 - £19,999
Posted
28 Mar 2018
Closes
24 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Learning Partnerships is a highly recognised, successful Leeds based charity with over 25 years of experience working in deprived areas of the city to provide opportunities and support for children, young people and adults to access education, employment, training and volunteering.

We are currently seeking to appoint 2 Stronger Families Key Workers:

1 x Full Time 37 hours per week

Actual salary: £22,360 (pay review pending)

Fixed term contract to 30th November 2018 (maternity leave cover)

1 x Part Time 18.5 hours per week

(working days Wednesday pm, Thursday and Friday)

Actual Salary £11,180 (pay review pending)

Fixed Term to 31st May 2019

Stronger Families is jointly funded by The Big Lottery Fund and the European Social Investment Fund. Its aim is to promote social inclusion and builds on lessons learnt from the Think Family, ESF Families with Multiple Needs, and Troubled Families programmes.

Learning Partnerships are sub-contracted to manage a team of key workers who will provide early intervention support to identified families with the aim of preventing anti-social behaviour, police involvement, possible criminal records and/or children being excluded from school. Promoting social inclusion and helping remove possible barriers supporting the families move closer to the job market and/or gain sustainable employment.

We are looking to recruit 2 Key Workers to join our existing team, who:

  • Are skilled in recognising and addressing multiple barriers to employment and have experience in this area of work.
  • Has significant experience in assessing and planning interventions for families facing multiple barriers to employment with positive outcomes
  • Has the skills to use restorative approaches to help improve the lives of local families and support individuals back to work
  • Has the ability to co-ordinate and manage a caseload and monitor, report and record accurately and in a timely manner in accordance with the roles’ requirements.

If you are interested in applying for the above positions please email maryann@learningpartnerships.org.uk for further information or visit our website www.learningpartnerships.org.uk

Closing date: Friday 13th April 2018 – 12noon

Interviews: Friday 20th April 2018

Learning Partnerships, The Burton Business Park, Hudson Road, Leeds, LS9 7DN

www.learningpartnerships.org.uk Tel: 0113 3806662

Registered Charity No: 1003603

Learning Partnerships is committed to equality of opportunity and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Learning Partnerships is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, ensuring that they are protected from harm. Applicants for this post will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We are a safer recruitment employer and do not accept CV’s.

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