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Young People’s Practitioner (Affected Others)

Organisation The Matthew Project
Location Great Yarmouth
Website Visit organisation website
Salary £20,651 - £22,353 per annum
Hours 37 hours per week
Date posted 13 January 2022
Closing date 2 February 2022

About the organisation: The Matthew Project is a value driven charity working across East Anglia giving help and hope through programmes with adults, young people and communities affected by drugs and alcohol. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds, of any faith or none.

About the role: We are looking for an experienced professional to support children and young people under the age of 19 affected by the substance misuse of others. You will need experience of working directly with children and young people, have a relevant qualification or experience and an understanding of the issues facing young people in relation to someone else’s drug and alcohol use. This post involves working with young people in universal, targeted and specialist settings and will include the identification, engagement, screening and assessment of young people.

The role will require the successful candidate to undertake an enhanced DBS check prior to starting employment.

How to apply

How to apply

By visiting the Matthew Project’s website – clicking the link to the vacancy and clicking the apply here button. You will then be directed to the application form.

If you experience difficulties in completing your application, or require a paper version of the application form and pack please telephone us on 01603 626123 or email ensuring you provide your name and postal address.

Closing date: Wednesday 2nd February at 12.00 noon

Interview date: Thursday 10th February at our Oak Street office