TYS Lead Support Worker - £20,092-£21,748 Pro Rata
Part Time / Permanent

Closing Date: Ongoing | Job Ref: C/50095245 | Directorate: People | Service: Education, Early Start & Prevention | Location: Peripatetic - deployed according to service needs, Barnsley, South Yorkshire (This would be the normal base of work for this role, however, due to the current Government guidance around social distancing and our evolving ways of working, this means that you may be required to work remotely (e.g. from home/other locations). We will discuss this with you during the recruitm

Salary: £20,092-£21,748 Pro Rata

Working Arrangements: Monday - Friday regular evenings

Hours per week: Variable - up to 12 hours per week

Contract type: Permanent   

See our range of Employee Rewards

Closing date: Ongoing

 

 

The successful candidate will be required to speak English to an appropriate standard.

 

This post requires an Enhanced DBS Check 

 

If you are currently living overseas or have lived overseas in the last five years please be aware, if you are the preferred candidate for the post, you will be required to apply for an overseas criminal records check from the country/countries you have resided in.  If you experience difficulty in obtaining an overseas criminal record check please email dbs@barnsley.gov.uk

 

Pensions Regulations have provisions to reduce pension payments in certain circumstances of those who return to work within local government service.  If you are in receipt of a pension upon commencing employment with the authority, this may affect your pension entitlements and you should therefore seek advice from the relevant Pensions Authority.

 

 

About the Post:

The Targeted Youth Support Early Intervention & Prevention Service works with young people between the ages of 11-19 (and up to 25 for those with additional needs) who may need support in making a positive transition to adulthood.

These young people may be vulnerable and / or are taking risks and may require help and support to prevent their difficulties from escalating. Your role will be to lead in the delivery of issue based programmes using recreational activities and resources to support the engagement process. There is a responsibility as a Lead Worker for the supervision of other staff within your team.

You will work as part of a team to provide young people with trusted adult role models to support positive choices and decision making as part of our Early Intervention and Prevention offer. The work will involve a range of duties working regular evenings as part of a team and duties can be building based, or detached / outreach

These are part time posts sessional posts operating over a 38 week calendar year to be determined by the service. There will be a requirement to work in inclement weather on occasion and to undertake mandatory training in accordance with the needs of the post/service.

Due to the current COVID restrictions, the majority of our sessional youth work activity is being delivered on a detached basis but this is changeable once restrictions begin to lift. The post is peripatetic and can be deployed to locations across the Borough where there is an identified need.

 

Please use the documents below to help support you with your application form.

 

Job Profile: Job Profile.pdf

Vacancy Exposure Profile: Exposure Profile.pdf

Help with your application form

Why work for us?

 

Please ensure you view the job profile for this role, as you will need to demonstrate in your application form how you meet the required criteria.

 

 

Barnsley Council is passionate about Equal Opportunities and Flexible Working. We're committed to equality and diversity in all aspects of our work and welcome candidates with a broad diversity of talent. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Click here for more information.

 

CVs will not be accepted.

 

www.barnsley.gov.uk/jobs

 

Vacancy Description
Closing Date: Ongoing | Job Ref: C/50095245 | Directorate: People | Service: Education, Early Start & Prevention | Location: Peripatetic - deployed according to service needs, Barnsley, South Yorkshire (This would be the normal base of work for this role, however, due to the current Government guidance around social distancing and our evolving ways of working, this means that you may be required to work remotely (e.g. from home/other locations). We will discuss this with you during the recruitm
 

Salary: £20,092-£21,748 Pro Rata

Working Arrangements: Monday - Friday regular evenings

Hours per week: Variable - up to 12 hours per week

Contract type: Permanent   

See our range of Employee Rewards

Closing date: Ongoing

 

 

The successful candidate will be required to speak English to an appropriate standard.

 

This post requires an Enhanced DBS Check 

 

If you are currently living overseas or have lived overseas in the last five years please be aware, if you are the preferred candidate for the post, you will be required to apply for an overseas criminal records check from the country/countries you have resided in.  If you experience difficulty in obtaining an overseas criminal record check please email dbs@barnsley.gov.uk

 

Pensions Regulations have provisions to reduce pension payments in certain circumstances of those who return to work within local government service.  If you are in receipt of a pension upon commencing employment with the authority, this may affect your pension entitlements and you should therefore seek advice from the relevant Pensions Authority.

 

 

About the Post:

The Targeted Youth Support Early Intervention & Prevention Service works with young people between the ages of 11-19 (and up to 25 for those with additional needs) who may need support in making a positive transition to adulthood.

These young people may be vulnerable and / or are taking risks and may require help and support to prevent their difficulties from escalating. Your role will be to lead in the delivery of issue based programmes using recreational activities and resources to support the engagement process. There is a responsibility as a Lead Worker for the supervision of other staff within your team.

You will work as part of a team to provide young people with trusted adult role models to support positive choices and decision making as part of our Early Intervention and Prevention offer. The work will involve a range of duties working regular evenings as part of a team and duties can be building based, or detached / outreach

These are part time posts sessional posts operating over a 38 week calendar year to be determined by the service. There will be a requirement to work in inclement weather on occasion and to undertake mandatory training in accordance with the needs of the post/service.

Due to the current COVID restrictions, the majority of our sessional youth work activity is being delivered on a detached basis but this is changeable once restrictions begin to lift. The post is peripatetic and can be deployed to locations across the Borough where there is an identified need.

 

Please use the documents below to help support you with your application form.

 

Job Profile: Job Profile.pdf

Vacancy Exposure Profile: Exposure Profile.pdf

Help with your application form

Why work for us?

 

Please ensure you view the job profile for this role, as you will need to demonstrate in your application form how you meet the required criteria.

 

 

Barnsley Council is passionate about Equal Opportunities and Flexible Working. We're committed to equality and diversity in all aspects of our work and welcome candidates with a broad diversity of talent. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Click here for more information.

 

CVs will not be accepted.

 

www.barnsley.gov.uk/jobs