Outlook Project Worker

Location UK / Fermanagh

Job Type Temporary full-time

Salary See description

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1403449

 Job Description

The Outlook Project Worker will enable young people to access a range of fun activities in their local area. It may be going to the cinema, attending a local youth club, supporting the young person in a sporting or other leisure activity.

The Cedar Foundation is seeking to recruit the following:

 

Outlook Project Worker                                                                      REF: 19/050/OPW-W/WEB

 

The Outlook Project Worker will enable young people to access a range of fun activities in their local area. It may be going to the cinema, attending a local youth club, supporting the young person in a sporting or other leisure activity. 

 

The Outlook Project Worker will provide personal care and transport to young people where necessary and this may include some manual handling tasks.

 

 

Hours:                                  37 Hours per Week

(Due to the nature of our work with young people, the majority of the Outlook Service is delivered late afternoons, evenings and weekends).

Contract:                             Temporary, initial period of 9 months

Location:                             Western Health & Social Care Trust – (Southern Sector-Fermanagh Area)

Salary:                                  3 point incremental scale starting on £19,554 per annum, pro-rata

 

Essential Criteria:                      

  • Basic qualification to RQF level 2 or equivalent Health & Social Care, Youth & Community Work or related field
  • Minimum of 6 months experience providing support to young people
  • Ability to work independently
  • Good organisational skills
  • Good communication & interpersonal skills
  • Hold a full current driving licence valid for use in the UK and Ireland and have access to a car on appointment*

•         Current registration with NISCC or willing to complete registration once appointed

 

*Successful candidates will be required to use their own personal vehicle to provide transport to children and young people

 

 

Apply online at:  www.cedar-foundation.org

 

Closing Date: Wednesday 24th April 2019 @ 12:00pm

 

THE CEDAR FOUNDATION IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER