15Days left

Independent Visitors

job logo image
Work Location
Pupils on Roll
Pupils on Roll
Occupational group
Social Care & Health
Salary details
Job term
Appointment type
Various Hours
Closing Date
21 August 2020
Interview date
  • Bookmark this job

NYAS is the leading provider of advocacy and associated service across the UK. NYAS shares the opinion that every child or young person experiencing care should have the same chance to live happy, healthy and rewarding lives as their peers.

If you are looking for a rewarding role with an organisation that makes a difference to family’s lives, we want to hear from you.

NYAS is looking to recruit Independent Visitors across England but particularly South West England to provide visiting services on behalf of NYAS which are consistent with the National Quality Standards for Children’s Homes, Residential Special School Standards, Welsh National Minimum Standards and CQC regulations.

The main duties are:
- To undertake monthly visits to identified children’s homes in accordance with the requirements of the relevant NYAS manager;
- To undertake all tasks as identified by the relevant NYAS manager, during the visits and thereafter, in order to fulfil all aspects of the role;
- To provide factual reports within set timescales as required by the relevant NYAS manager.

You must have demonstrable knowledge and an understanding of regulated services and their inspection frameworks and also knowledge of current legislation and statutory guidance relating to children, young people and adults at risk, particularly those in residential care.

You must have experience of working within a social or health care organisation, safeguarding and experience of managing complex relationships across a diverse field, e.g. OFSTED inspectors, social workers, residential care workers and registered managers, health care professionals.

You must also possess a professional qualification in a related field, i.e. social work, residential care, health care professional, advocacy or youth work.

This is a self-employed position and you will be paid a sessional rate.

For more information and to apply, please visit www.networxrecruitment.com/PreviewJobs/Advert/1925815?cid=1837&FromSearch=False&ad=1297222.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy early once we receive a high number of applications.


Job location