Highways Operative - 3 Jobs
Salary details: £17173 - £20541
Salary details: £17,173 - £20,541 (plus 20% enhancement if working in the night team)
Ref: FAM 633
Children and Young People
Family Support and Protection Services
Place of Work: Brian Jackson House, Huddersfield
Contract Type: Various
Working Pattern: Various
Hours per Week: 37
Closing date: 23 July 2018
Two jobs are currently available for Advocacy and Participation Officer with Kirklees Council’s Children’s Rights Team. One is permanent and substantive and the other is on a fixed term, not to last more than nine months to cover maternity leave. These are challenging and varied jobs, ideal for someone looking to make a positive impact on the lives of children. If you are looking for a career which includes empowering children and young people and helping them to affect service provision then this is a great opportunity for you. Job 1, permanent, full time, will see you leading on the co-ordination of young people who come together every other week to discuss issues for children in care and care leavers and look at how service provision can be improved. You will also be responsible for organising and delivering the Annual Achievement Award Ceremony, celebrating the achievements of young people in care who are aged 16 plus. Both successful applicants will be providing individual advocacy support to children and young people in Kirklees.
To find out more about these opportunities, job seekers are encouraged to contact Recruiting Manager Melanie Tiernan on 01484 221000.
You will be:
To be considered for this job you must:
To apply for job 2 as a secondment you must be a substantive employee of the Council with over 6 months continuous service and have successfully completed your probation period. Applications for secondments will only be accepted if accompanied by a completed Secondment Permission Form, signed by your manager. If you are refused permission to apply for a secondment please contact HR Recruitment to register the refusal.
In order to be shortlisted for either job please demonstrate in your application how you meet the Person Checklist.