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Children and Young People’s Skills Mentor

Closing date: 10/03/2021

Reference: REQ102683

37 hours / Fixed-Term

24,982 - 27,041 *

Various Locations within Ceredigion

*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

We are seeking a dynamic, motivated and empowering individual who has the personal qualities, experiences and skills necessary to design and deliver a range of opportunities for young people to engage in, that aims to enhance their personal and social development.

The post holder will have opportunities to collaboratively develop and deliver targeted early intervention and preventative projects within Ceredigion’s new integrated services delivery model – Porth Cymorth Cynnar; ensuring that the needs of Ceredigion’s most vulnerable and challenging children and young people can be met and that they can access support and intervention that promotes their wellbeing and engagement in positive structured interventions.

For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification.

Job Description and Person Specification

For further information, please contact Behaviour Support Manager, David Jones on 01545 572319/ 07812487807.

Note: We reserve the right to extend the application closing date.

Safeguarding and child protection are key priorities for us. We aim to support vulnerable children and young people to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. We and our educational establishments acknowledge that children and young people have a right to protection and will take action to safeguard their welfare. Each member of staff and volunteer is expected to share this commitment, and we will require an Enhanced Check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), formerly CRB.

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Porth Cymorth Cynnar – Community Wellbeing and Learning

We provide early help, prevention and intervention services to a range of groups and individuals across the County. Our aim is to identify need and offer support before issues and concerns become too great and more formal intervention is needed. Our key functions include:

  • Lifelong Learning and Skills
  • Leisure & Wellbeing
  • Youth Support Services
  • Early Help Services
  • Support and Intervention Services
  • Behaviour Support Services