Mentoring Support Worker X 2, Moving Forward Moving On

Location: 
Nelson St, Belfast
Part-time / Full-time: 
40 hours per week (flexibility to participate in evening work)
Salary: 
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 jobs@extern.org 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