Project Worker

Location Manchester
Job type Contract
Salary To Be Confirmed
Contact Ben Fincham
Call Ben
Reference 171019

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment company within the private and public sector has a locum role for a Project Worker to work based in Wythenshawe, Manchester.

The pay rate for this Project Worker is to be confirmed and has an initial 3-month contract.

Working Hours:

  • Monday-Friday, 9:30am-5:30pm

Main Duties:

  • Supporting young people in the care of the Local Authority who are reported missing from home
  • Completion of Independent Return Home Interviews
  • To deliver the Missing From Home Return Interview Service as set out in the contract with Manchester City Council
  • To work within a multi-disciplinary approach in response to children missing from care
  • To ensure that children and young people who are at risk of or are missing, are kept safe and supported to reduce or prevent missing episodes.
  • To work within the community to provide information and education to young people, parents, professionals and the wider community about children who go missing.
  • To complete Missing from Care Return Interviews with children and young people.
  • Assess needs and risk, providing short term support
  • Take specific responsibility for direct work with referred children and young people and manage own caseload

Requirements of the Project Worker:

  • Level 3 YP qualification
  • Experience of working with young people
  • Knowledge of issues young people facing
  • Knowledge of Missing Service
  • Experience of Working with Young People
  • Strong communication skills
  • Some anti-social hours arising from operational needs relating to practice.
  • Possible overnight stays away from home.
  • A current driving licence, access to a vehicle and ability to transport children/young people.

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that are not available with other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive recruitment knowledge
  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each candidate you refer who we successfully place
  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us
  • Clinical governance support
  • In house payroll system
  • Revalidation
  • Industry leading shift booking system
  • Nationwide coverage including the Channel Islands

This Project Worker role is advertised by Ben Fincham; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

Reasonable Adjustments:
If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.