Hours: 37.5 hours per week including evening, weekend and bank holiday working. A minimum of one sleep-in per week will be required, with further sleep-ins/night waking, in response to client need.
Salary: £23,500 FTE
The Magdalene Group has been supporting people affected by sexual exploitation for over 23 years. We have built an excellent reputation for engaging those hardest-to-reach, whilst delivering well-run, evidence-based programmes to suit individual needs. Our expertise makes us well-placed to recognise the routes into sexual exploitation, provide effective prevention, early intervention and support.
EnRoute is a new therapeutic supported accommodation service for females, aged 16 – 18, who have been affected by child sexual exploitation. We are seeking an exceptional staff team who can deliver this cutting-edge work, deal effectively with challenging situations and behaviour, build sustained positive relationships and provide the best possible outcomes for young women as they transition into adulthood.
Our approach is to safeguard young women in a community setting, where they can learn how to manage risk, receive specialised therapeutic support, develop resilience and self-esteem, whilst living somewhere welcoming, nurturing, homely and safe.
As a Senior Support Worker, you will be responsible for the day-to-day running of this innovative, therapeutic home; with experience in a residential setting and who can lead a team of staff to support robust, quality, housing practices, embedding the restorative approach and with a thorough understanding of the needs of young people.
Please return completed application forms to firstname.lastname@example.org or post to 61 King Street, Norwich, NR1 1PH.
Closing Date: Monday 28 May 2018
Interview Dates: week commencing 4 June 2018