Social Care

Personal Advisor – Leaving Care Team

Full Time Temporary

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£14.62/hour

Seven Social Care are looking for a temporary Personal Advisor to work with the Leaving Care Team in Blackpool, Lancashire. This role is initially for 12 weeks and is paying £14.62 per hour via an umbrella company.

The role:

To work as part of a team providing support to young people in care and care leavers to ensure a positive transition to adulthood and independence. The team's priorities are to ensure that young people are living in suitable accommodation, engage in aspirational education, employment or training opportunities and are able to contribute positively within their local communities.

Key Responsibilities:

· To carry a caseload of young people (eligible, relevant and former relevant), to listen to young people and to provide appropriate advice, support and advocacy to meet assessed needs.

· To support young people to ensure that they are living in suitable accommodation, engage in aspirational education, employment or training opportunities, develop healthy lifestyles and are able to contribute positively within their local communities.

· To engage complex and vulnerable young people and their families/carers.

· To support young people to ensure that they are living in suitable accommodation, engage in aspirational education, employment or training opportunities, develop healthy lifestyles and are able to contribute positively within their local communities.

Applicant Requirements:

Qualifications: N/A.
Experience: Must have knowledge of Leaving Care and have worked with Care leavers.
Compliance: Current DBS check.
Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.
Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

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