Mentoring Support Worker X 2, Moving Forward Moving On

Nelson St, Belfast
Part-time / Full-time: 
40 hours per week (flexibility to participate in evening work)
Salary: Grade 4 Scale £16,936 - £22,516
Job Description: 

This project is part funded through the Northern Ireland European Social Fund Programme 2014 – 2020 and the Department for Employment and Learning.

Moving Forward Moving on (MFMO) is a mentoring support project working with young people aged 16-24 years who have an alternative education background and/or have a history of offending behaviour. MFMO use the Transitional Mentoring Support Model of 1) Emotional Support; 2) Advice & Guidance; and c) Hand-holding, to assist service users in addressing their barriers to progression. As a Mentoring Support Worker you will work with service users to improve their quality of lives within their community by promoting wellbeing, independence, healthy life choices and training & employability options. Depending on the service the post-holder may have direct contact with the families and friends of the service users and may change their lives too. As a mentoring support worker, the post-holder will need to be resilient and open minded to deal with the challenges such complex needs can present.

Closing Date: 
Wednesday, 16 August 2017 - 12:00pm
Application Form Notes: 
Contract Status: Fixed term until 31st March 2018 (with the possibility of extension) Please note, ALL sections of the application forms (Parts A – F) must be completed and returned in order for Parts A and B of your application to go forward for shortlisting (please do not amalgamate the separate sections of the form). Please return your completed application form to NOTE THIS POSITION IS SUBJECT TO AN ENHANCED ACCESS NI CHECK. COPIES OF THE RELEVANT POLICY ON THE RECRUITMENT OF EX-OFFENDERS AS WELL AS THE ACCESS NI CODE OF PRACTICE ARE AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. PLEASE NOTE THAT HAVING A CRIMINAL RECORD WILL NOT NECESSARILY BE A BAR TO OBTAINING A POSITION WITH EXTERN
Extern in Northern Ireland
Company Registration No: NI 16083
Registered Charity Number: XN 48714
Tel: +44 (0)28 9084 0555
Fax: +44 (0)28 9084 7333
Extern in the Republic of Ireland
Company Registration No: 383201
Registered Charity Number: CHY15770
Tel: +353 (0) 1 563 9402
Extern Group
Registered with The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland NIC103226
Company No. NI 618684
Charity Number: NI00263
Tel: +44 (0)28 9084 0555
Fax: +44 (0)28 9084 7333
Extern Supporting Communities
Company No. NI 637561
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Fax: +44 (0)28 9084 7333