Client Support Officer, Children & Young People

  • Full time
  • £22,190
  • Airdrie
  • Closing 3rd November 2021


  • Advertised from 13th October 2021
  • 35 hours per week.

Role

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the Moira Anderson Foundation (MAF), a values based charity that supports children and adults of all genders affected by Childhood Sexual Abuse. We are recruiting a Client Support Officer to work with children and young people (up to age 25) to join our existing team of fifteen at our base in Airdrie.

Warmth, empathy and compassion are key attributes for this role. The Client Support Officer will possess a relevant qualification or have experience in working with children and young people, have experience of supporting vulnerable clients and have a sound understanding of trauma and the issues that affect CSA survivors.

The post is for 35 hours per week and is permanent, on-going funding will be sought to maintain it. The salary is £22,190. The centre is open Monday to Friday and we will require the successful candidate to work one or two late nights (till 7pm) on a Wednesday and Thursday, in order to accommodate out of school hours.

Induction training and clinical supervision will be provided, as well as enhanced employer pension contribution (following 3-month probationary period), death in benefit scheme and attractive holiday leave benefits.

This is an opportunity to join a first-class team making a real difference to survivors of CSA.

Application notes

Please send your completed application form, along with a covering letter explaining why you think you will be suitable for the role, to: gillianurquhart@moiraanderson.org

MAF is an Equal Opportunities employer and holds the Investors In People Platinum Award. This post is considered to be regulated work with protected adults and children as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) (PVG) Act 2007. Accordingly, you will be required to become a member of the PVG scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update if already a member. We will seek references from your current employer as part of the selection process.

MAF has LGBT Youth Scotland Bronze Award demonstrating our commitment to the LGBT Community.

The closing date is Wednesday 3rd November at 5pm.

Interviews will be held in Airdrie on 9th & 10th November. You will be required to wear a face mask when moving around the building (unless exempt) and complete a COVID-19 health questionnaire.

harity No SC 29979.

Tel: 01236 602890 Website: moiraanderson.org


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