Personal Advisor - Care Leavers

Homecare

  • Greenwich

  • £18.00 - £22.00 per hour

  • Permanent

Job Title: Leaving Care Advisor

Hours: Monday to Friday - 9 to 5pm

Job Description:

As a Leaving Care Advisor, you will be responsible for managing and supporting a caseload of young people aged 16 and above who are eligible for leaving care services. Your primary objective will be to facilitate a successful transition to adulthood by providing comprehensive support across practical, personal, emotional, social, and financial domains.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Caseload Management: Manage and support a designated caseload of young people, ensuring their needs are identified and addressed effectively.

  2. Transition Support: Provide guidance and coordination to enable care leavers to transition successfully into adulthood, promoting independence and self-sufficiency.

  3. Relationship Building: Develop strong working relationships with care leavers to motivate and support them in engaging with education, training, and employment opportunities.

  4. Practical Assistance: Offer practical assistance and advice to care leavers, including help with housing, finances, and accessing essential services.

  5. Emotional Support: Provide emotional support and guidance to help care leavers build resilience and develop essential life skills for independent living.

  6. Safety and Well-being: Act as the primary professional contact for care leavers, ensuring their safety, well-being, and overall welfare are prioritized.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, or related field (preferred).
  • Previous experience working with young people in a social care or similar setting.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to build rapport and trust with vulnerable individuals.
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation and policies regarding leaving care services.

This role offers the opportunity to make a significant impact on the lives of young people as they transition from care to independent living. If you are passionate about supporting vulnerable individuals and helping them achieve their full potential, we encourage you to apply.

 

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