Young Carers Sessional Support Worker



£10.11 per hour (plus a holiday premium)



The hours of work will be on an as required basis

31st December 2020

31st December 2020

Perth, Blairgowrie and Crieff



PKAVS Young Carers Team are looking for highly motivated people to join the team as Young Carers Sessional Support Workers. The post holders will work within a small, supportive and dynamic team striving to recognise and enhance the potential of young people. Whilst a relevant qualification is desirable, experience of working with and being able to engage directly with Young people and their families is an essential element of this role. You will be involved in developing and delivering a range of group sessions/activities to Young Carers between the ages of 5-16 years. You will assist with the planning, preparation and evaluation of the group work programmes. You must have a flexible approach, working in collaboration with team members, volunteers and external agencies in developing and participating in a range of activities and services delivered during school holidays, in the evenings, and on weekends for Young Carers.

Please note that the advert states a closing date of 31/12/2020 however this is an open advert that we will be recruiting for on an ongoing basis to build a bank of sessional workers who can assist with the Young Carers groups as and when required.

We are currently looking to recruit at least 2 sessional workers to start as soon as possible, if you are interested in this role please submit a completed application form at your earliest convenience.

Offers will be made subject to satisfactory references, PVG check, and eligibility to work in the UK.

Please find the job description and an application attached. Please note CVs will not be accepted.

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