Barnardo's is the UK's largest children's charity. Each year we help over 50,000 children, young people and their families.
About the service:
Barnardo's 16 + (Edinburgh) has 30 years' experience of delivering quality through care and after care support services to young people in collaboration with the Local authority.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a highly motivated and experienced team of professionals.
Ideally you will have experience in working directly with children and young people in a similar setting.
You will hold a relevant qualification- (Community Education Worker -Degree/Diploma, Social Worker -Degree/Dip Social Work or an equivalent qualification) is essential – Plus post qualifying experience of working with young people and the ability to build strong working relationships with partner agencies.
If you feel you have the drive, experience & skills required to support these young people make positive transitions and achieve their potential.
We would really like to hear from you.
Barnardo's believe in creating equality of opportunity in the workplace and supporting people to manage their work-life balance; we are therefore open to offering flexible working arrangements.
At Barnardo's we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. Our safer recruitment processes mean that the safety and welfare of the child is paramount at every stage of the process and therefore, we adopt rigorous scrutiny in our pre-employment checking. This post is subject to a range of pre-employment checks including a Criminal Records Enhanced Disclosure for the successful candidate.
At Barnardo's we believe in children – no matter who they are, what they have done or what they have been through. Please read about our basis and values following the link below. You will be asked questions relating to them as part of the recruitment process for this role.
Barnardo's is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce for staff and volunteers. We actively encourage applications from disabled, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within Barnardo's.
Closing Date: 15 October 2022
Interview Date: To be arranged
To find out more and to apply, pleasevisit our website
For an informal discussion regarding this post please contact the Children's Services Manager on 07769725010