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Assistant Project Worker

  • Full time
  • £20,666 – £21,861
  • Stirling
  • Closing 14th June 2020


  • Advertised from 3rd June 2020
  • 37 hours per week including weekend and evening working

Role

What is Includem?

Includem is a brilliant third sector organisation that provides intensive, bespoke support to young people in challenging circumstances and their families. We believe that no young person is ever beyond help and through a 24/7 service which is responsive to their needs, we empower them to make positive life choices.

We currently have a vacancy in our Stirling Team for an Assistant Project Worker who really believes in young people, is flexible regarding hours of work and can help us to deliver Includem’s innovative approach.

What does the role involve?

You will deliver one to one support to young people and their families in their own homes and communities. You will assist in case management, including contributing to support planning and risk assessment and work with other professionals in the young person’s life to deliver positive, sustainable change.

All posts require individuals to:

  • Work flexibly to meet the demands of the service, involving regular weekend and evening work;
  • Develop safe, professional and committed relationships with young people and families
  • Use their communication skills effectively to influence, record and evidence positive change and provide personalised, risk enabled, professional support
  • Be able to drive and have access to your own vehicle for work purposes
  • Membership of PVG scheme
  • To be registered or become registered with SSSC and hold or be willing to work toward HNC Social Care and SVQ 3 in Social Care or equivalent

We value our staff and employee benefits include:

  • A full and robust training and induction programme.
  • Holiday entitlement of 28 days rising to 31 with length of service and 9 public holidays
  • Pension benefits which exceed the required employer levels
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • SCVO Credit Union
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Discounted holidays and associated benefits
  • Flexible and agile working

Application notes

If you would like more information regarding this role, please contact our HR department on 0141 212 8800 who will arrange for an informal chat with one of our managers.

You can apply directly online via the Includem website (includem.org). Alternatively you can request a pack by e-mailing hrassist@includem.co.uk or contact our Head Office on the number above.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 14th June 2020 at midnight.

For applicants who are successfully shortlisted a selection event will take place via video-conferencing on Friday 19 th June 2020 .