Personal Adviser UASC (Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Hours:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 14/10/2021 23:59
Employment Location:
Sand Martin House, Fletton Quays, Peterborough
£25,481 to £28,672
Weekly Hours:
Vacancy ID:
Closing date:
14 Oct
Further Information

Peterborough Corporate Parenting service is innovative in its vision for care leavers. With this in mind, we have created an additional post, to support the wider team and have a more focused approach with care leavers from diverse backgrounds. For this role, we are looking for someone with prior experience of working with Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children and Young People.

The post offer the successful candidate the opportunity to build upon their personal and professional expertise to promote positive outcomes for care leavers, by working as part of a stable and well established workforce, partners and stakeholders.

In joining Peterborough you are becoming part of a children’s services department that values care leavers, staff and your professional development.

In our inspection in 2018 staff reported to OFSTED the following:

“Peterborough values me… it’s a compassionate organisation that genuinely values its workers”
“I feel safe in my practice, I feel safe to say I think I might have got this wrong”
“We can be really effective in the work that we do and the outcomes we achieve for children – that makes it worth getting up in the morning”.

The successful candidate will have:

• Experience of working with young people.
• Knowledge and a good understanding of the challenges facing Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking young people.
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Experience of leading change within an organisation
• High motivation, energy and personal drive, resilient and demonstrating highly developed emotional intelligence and self-awareness

In return we can offer you:

• A competitive salary A relocation package up to £8,000 (T&C’s apply)
• Excellent pension scheme
• Agile working

If you would love to work for an authority that will genuinely love you back, apply today

Appointment to this post will be subject to the outcome of an Enhanced Disclosure obtained through the Disclosure and Barring Service. The Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We are proud to serve the diverse communities of Peterborough and want our workforce to reflect this diversity, which we believe is beneficial for our employees, the organisation and the communities we serve.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.