Location Peterborough
Job type Temporary
Salary £32 per hour
Reference 22563
Date posted June 18, 2020
Targeted Youth Support Social Workers – Peterborough – Targeted Youth Support Services
Location: Peterborough
Job Type: Temporary/Full Time 

Maxxima are currently recruiting for Targeted Youth Support Social Workers to fill a Temporary/Full Time role in Peterborough. The ideal candidate will have an excellent understanding of Children’s Services and have significant post qualified experience. 
The Targeted Youth Support Service (TYSS) is a new and innovative service focused on offering a range of specialist services to young people aged 13-18 and their families who are in need of additional support. Our teams include NEET, Community & Interventions, Youth Offending and Youth & Family. 

For the Youth & Family team the work involves carrying out assessments for young people identified as a Child in Need and working in partnership with other agencies to ensure the appropriate provision of services to enable these young people to reach their full potential and to avoid the need for escalation to child protection or care proceedings. For young people at imminent risk of care, the team will provide intensive family support to enable them to remain at home and to avoid entering the care system. Working in partnership with statutory and voluntary agencies from Peterborough to make a significant contribution to young people who are experiencing a range of difficulties and working effectively with them to secure better outcomes. We work directly with young people who are at risk of family breakdown, homelessness, being exploited, substance misuse, domestic violence, offending and many other significant issues.

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This role is Monday to Friday, working 37 hours per week

The pay rate for this Targeted Youth Support Social Worker role is up to £32 per hour umbrella. 
If you are interested in this Targeted Youth Support Social Worker vacancy, please apply by clicking the apply button. If you’d like more details about this role, contact the Social Work team today – we always have time to take your call. If the role isn’t quite what you’re looking for, why not register with Maxxima today?
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