Transition Support Worker

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Recruiter
ROOM4U Teenage Fostering Dean and Cauvin Trust
Location
Scotland
Salary
£24,058 - £27,126 per year depending on experience- fixed term until 31st July 2019
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Closes
25 Aug 2017
Ref
DCT00002
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Job Description

We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic individual, to provide direct support to young people who are transitioning through residential and family based care to less supported accommodation. The post holder will have an understanding of the complexities of life transitions for Care Experienced young people, and the ability to engage with and provide practical and emotional support to young people / parents in a wide range of daily activities to encourage and enable them to develop confidence and competence in managing their own homes and lives. The successful candidate will be expected to work across our services, with a wide range of professionals so excellent communication skills are essential.

The post will require the individual to be eligible to register with the Scottish Social Services Council and hold a relevant professional qualification at SCQF level 7 or above. 

 

Interviews: 13th September 2017