A national lockdown is in place across England until 2 December after this the Borough of Stockton-on-Tees will be in ‘Tier 3: Very High Alert’. 

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Early Help Participation Adviser

Vacancy Id:
£25,481 - £27,041 per annum
Closing Date:
Benefits & Grade:
Grade I
Contract Details:
Contract Hours:
37 hours per week
The successful applicant will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check
Interview Date:
Job Description:
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a skilled worker to join Youth Direction in the Early Help NEET & Progression Team.

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and experienced individual to manage a caseload of vulnerable and targeted young people aged from 16 years old to 19 and up to the age of 25 for those with an EHCP.

You will provide individual support to young people to overcome barriers to learning and provide information, advice and guidance.

You will contribute to the service objectives including reducing the NEETs (Not in Education, Employment or Training) in Stockton.

You will be expected to undertake in-depth interviews, develop personal action plans and contribute to Early Help Assessments and referrals to Partner Agencies.

You will operate within Stockton's Early Help delivery model and support young people and their families towards excellent outcomes within the Early Help framework.

Please ensure you refer to the Job Description and the essential and desirable criteria in the Person Specification when completing the Personal Statement on the application form, as this information is used to select candidates for interview.

If you would like an informal discussion about the post, please contact Lesley Harrison, Early Help NEET & Progression Manager, on 07384 452713.

The application form is available in alternative formats from Xentrall Recruitment Services, tel: 01642 526992 or email [email protected]

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011498 Early Help Participation Adviser.pdf