1 to 1 Keyworkers

You will work in partnership with young people, schools and education services, parents, carers and other professionals to support young people who have been excluded from mainstream educational provision (or who need extra support to remain in this provision).

You will build positive relationships with young people, providing support advice and guidance to help them to address issues which affect their ability to engage within the school setting.

Job Title: 1:1 Keyworker

Hourly Rate: £15.97 per hour

Reporting To: Specialist services senior Manager

Location: Camden - Sessions will be delivered in the local community or trips out to other London locations.

Hours: Guaranteed minimum of 3 hours a week term time only (regular weekly hours to be agreed and reviewed frequently). Flexibility in terms of how many additional sessions per week you are able to commit to on a regular basis. Sessions will take place during school hours.

Training: Candidates will be given a full induction and relevant training.

Annual Leave: 28 days per annum (including public holidays) pro rata.

Job Purpose and Context:

Your primary responsibilities as a 1:1 Keyworker will be the delivery of high quality positive activities, promoting and supporting the wellbeing and educational opportunities of young people.

We’re seeking 1:1 Key Workers who will work as directed by the Project Coordinator, delivering an individualised programme of activities negotiated and agreed with the young person and commissioning agency.

An introduction to PACE:

PACE is a user-led, grass-roots charity founded in 2011 by a group of parents and play work professionals in Camden to establish high quality inclusive play services in the borough. We now operate a range of services for children aged 2-18 years. We enjoy strong links within the local community and employ a highly experienced, expert staff team.

For more information or an informal discussion about the post call 020 7183 5120 Ext. 5. Please note this post is subject to an Enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check and satisfactory references.

How to Apply

To apply, please send a completed application form to [email protected] or send by post to Iola McCarogher, PACE Head Office, Fairfield Play Centre, Mary Terrace, London NW1 7LR.

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