Supported Lodgings and Nightstop Coordinator

 

LOCATION: Conwy (Llandudno Junction) 
HOURS: 2 X Part Time Roles  (20 Hours Each) - Maternity Cover 
SALARY: £11,428 Per Annum

The Nightstop service provides emergency accommodation for young people aged 16-21 throughout the borough. The Supported Lodgings service provides longer term accommodation and assists young people aged 16-21 to develop the necessary skills required for independent living.

The role includes:

  • Recruitment, training & support of householders
  • Completing appropriate risk assessments & checks
  • Undertaking young people (YP) assessments & support planning
  • Key working of young people & undertaking progress reviews
  • Encouraging YP’s to access other services
  • Mediation where appropriate

Applicants should also be able to prove assessment, mediation and crisis intervention skills. You should have a minimum of NVQ L3 or equivalent in social care and direct experience of working with YP. You will be expected to work collaboratively with other agencies to enable the continued development and growth of the service.

Applicants must have a current driving licence and the permanent use of a private vehicle. The post will be subject to flexible working and will require some working outside of normal business hours when placing a young person.

Benefits include travel expenses, holiday entitlement, flexible working and contributory company pension scheme. The above post requires an enhanced DBS disclosure.

                                                                    Closing date for receipt of completed applications:

                                                                                        Friday 8th January 2021

                                                                        Post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure

                                                                                                            

                                                                                                Job Description

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