We are looking for an experienced Youth Project Night Worker to join us on a permanent basis within a Young Persons Project in Cardiff. This post would suit an individual who has some knowledge, experience of working with Young People, but ultimately someone who is positive, passionate and enthusiastic in wanting to make a difference to people’s lives. This job offers a pay rate of of £8.77 per hour.
The post consists of working 25 hours per week 2 nights per week (12.5 hour shifts) as part of a 7 night rota- working 2 nights on a Saturday and Monday. Hours to be worked are 8pm - 8am.
What you'll do
To assist in the provision of a full range of support services to Young People with complex needs within a Supported Housing Project and provide night cover and work as part of a team in order to support and assist Young People in their Supported Accommodation environment. You will ensure the support is provided in a manner which enables the young people to feel safe in their own home and able to live independently.
What you'll need
Possession of a qualification in Social Care or related discipline in respect to working with Young People would be advantageous. You will have experience of working directly with Young People with support needs and experience of liaising with voluntary and statutory agencies. You will have knowledge of the issues affecting disadvantaged Young People and Knowledge of local resources/advice services appropriate to Young People. You will need excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to manage your time effectively. In addition, you will have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
You will need a full current driving license and access to own vehicle and a willingness to work flexibly
- Pay rate of £8.77 per hour
- Fully paid induction and training programme
- Fully paid DBS check
- Salary sacrifice schemes
- Employee assistance programme and well-being resource available 24/7
- ‘Perks’ – a range of shopping and activity discounts and cashback options
- We are a Family Friendly organisation
- Develop with the support of our academi
Opportunities for development
Through our academi we provide a range of learning and development opportunities to support you on your learning journey with us. We offer development opportunities for every stage of your career. From technical training to leadership development we have a range of programmes.
If you would like further information about this opportunity please contact Aman Purewal on email@example.com. If you are interested in applying for this role, please click 'Apply' and you will be diverted to our recruitment platform.
Closing date: Tuesday 16 March 2021
If successful for this role a DBS check will be required
Hafod reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received. Therefore, we encourage early applications to ensure consideration.