Location: Salford Children's Rights Service
Contract type: Fixed term
Salary: £17,308.63 - £24,013.66
Closing Date: 28 August 2018
Children's Right's Worker
This is a generic role in use throughout the organisation. However, you are employed to work in the North West and you will initially be based in Barnardo's Salford Childrens Rights Service.
History of Service
In December 2014, the service started supporting children and young people in Salford. This project worker post will join an established team.
Objectives of Service
The service supports Looked after Children and Young People and those leaving care, age 8 years to 18 years, and up to 21 years, for those young people with special educational needs or a disability (SEND)
The service provides an advocacy service, an independent visitor service and supports the Children in Care Council and other significant participatory opportunities.
The service supports:
Looked after children
Young people leaving care
Children and young people on a Child Protection Plan
Children and young people on a Child In Need plan
When completing your application form please refer to your skills knowledge and experience in relation to the Person Specification and Job Description. This should be done with an understanding of the context of the service described.
At Barnardo's we believe in children – no matter who they are, what they have done or what they have been through. Please read about our basis and values following the link below. You will be asked questions relating to them as part of the recruitment process for this role.
Barnardo's is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce for staff and volunteers. We actively encourage applications from disabled, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic and male candidates as they are under-represented within Barnardo's.
Our basis and values
More information and application documents here
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