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Youth Worker - Detached x 3 positions - SYS-1726
Location
Various Locations within Blaenau Gwent Borough
Directorate
Education
Salary
Grade 5 (£23,080 - £25,991 per annum/pro rata) 9 hours per week - 3 evenings

The Detached Youth Worker role will work across the Abertillery and Llanhilleth area, providing detached youth work support to young people aged 11 – 25.  The role will work with young people in the area to develop relationships, better understand their needs, link where appropriate with other youth settings and provide them with information, guidance and opportunities. To work with young people to empower them to improve community cohesion in the area.  

This post is 9 hours a week (3 nights) evening work

 

Closing Date
30/09/2021
Contractual Status
Fixed Term
Date
31.03.2022
Job Type
External
Full description
Youth Club Leaders x 3 positions - SYS-1725
Location
Blaenau Gwent Youth Clubs
Directorate
Education
Salary
Grade 5 (£23,080 - £25,991 per annum/pro rata) - 8 hours per week / 39 weeks

The Youth Club Leader will provide support, guidance, and mentoring to young people aged 11-24 who attend one of Blaenau Gwent Youth Service Youth Club provisions. In addition to leading a small team of youth workers within the Youth Club setting ensuring all outcomes are met.

This post is part time and 39 weeks of the year.

 

Closing Date
23/09/2021
Contractual Status
Fixed Term
Date
31.08.2022
Job Type
External
Full description
Youth Activity Worker - 3 Permanent / 1 Fixed Term 31.08.2022 - SYS-1724
Location
Blaenau Gwent Youth Clubs
Directorate
Education
Salary
Grade 4 (£20,092 - £22,183 per annum/pro rata) - 5 hrs per week/39 weeks

Youth Activity Workers will provide direct face to face support, guidance, and mentoring to young people aged 11-25 who attend one of Blaenau Gwent Youth Service’s Youth Clubs. In addition, the post holder will work as part of a small team of youth workers within the Youth Club setting ensuring all outcomes are met.

 

Closing Date
30/09/2021
Contractual Status
Permanent
Date
n/a
Job Type
External
Full description
Team Manager - Natural Environment - SYS-1723
Location
Agile Working
Directorate
Regeneration & Community Services
Salary
Grade 11 (£46,845 - £49,875 per annum) 37 hours per week

We are seeking to recruit a highly motivated, experienced and inspirational leader as our new Team manager for the Natural Environment for Blaenau Gwent

The Team Manager - Natural Environment is responsible for the development and delivery of a program of significant local and regional projects, as well as helping to address the Councils Climate Change and Nature Recovery ambitions.

The successful candidate will also be responsible for the management of a team of dedicated professionals, whilst working with a range of external partners from schools to industry and community groups with specific responsibility for;

  • Landscape policy and design
  •  Biodiversity and Nature recovery
  •  Flood management
  • Access including rights of way and Active Travel
  • Arboriculture and woodland management.

 

Closing Date
30/09/2021
Contractual Status
Permanent
Date
N/A
Job Type
External
Full description
Families First Support Worker - 4 posts - SYS-1722
Location
Agile Worker / Blaina ICC
Directorate
Social Services
Salary
Grade 6 (£26,511 - £30,451 per annum) 37 hours per week

Families First is looking to recruit an experienced and dedicated Support Worker who will be responsible for the identification and assessment of need, the delivery of interventions and the engagement of vulnerable families within Blaenau Gwent.

The successful candidate will coordinate and deliver bespoke early intervention packages of support to enable families to become confident, nurturing, resilient and safe.

 

Closing Date
23/09/2021
Contractual Status
Fixed Term
Date
31/03/2022
Job Type
External
Full description
Social Worker (Placement Team) - Fixed Term / Secondment - SYS-1721
Location
Agile Worker / Beaufort Road, Ebbw Vale
Directorate
Social Services
Salary
Grade 8 (£33,782 - £37,890 per annum) 37 hours per week

A qualified Social Worker is required to cover leave in the Placement team. Duties include the assessment, supervision and support of foster carers including kinship carers and the recruitment of foster carers.

 

Closing Date
30/09/2021
Contractual Status
Fixed Term
Date
12 months
Job Type
External
Full description
Headteacher - Blaen y Cwm Primary School - SYS-1720
Location
Blaen Y Cwm Primary School, Brynmawr
Directorate
Education
Salary
L15 – L21 (£59,581 - £68,347 per annum)

Following the retirement of the current Headteacher the Governing Body wishes to appoint an experienced and dynamic Headteacher with a clear vision for developing further the high standards of achievement at the school.  The Estyn Inspection states that the school provides a caring and supportive environment for all its pupils and Leaders and Managers have high expectations and set challenging targets for the whole school.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate excellent leadership and management expertise with a high level of interpersonal skills.

 

Closing Date
07/10/2021
Contractual Status
Permanent
Date
n/a
Job Type
External
Full description
Social Worker (Placement Team) - SYS-1719
Location
Agile Worker / Beaufort Road, Ebbw Vale
Directorate
Social Services
Salary
Grade 8 (£33,782 - £37,890 per annum) 37 hours per week

A qualified Social Worker is required on a permanent basis in the Placement team. Duties include the assessment, supervision and support of foster carers including kinship carers and the recruitment of foster carers.

 

Closing Date
30/09/2021
Contractual Status
Permanent
Date
N/A
Job Type
External
Full description
INTERNAL ONLY - Finance Officer - SYS-1718
Location
Homeworker/Anvil Court, Abertillery
Directorate
Corporate Services
Salary
Grade 5 (£23,080 - £25,991 per annum) - 37 hours per week

An opportunity has arisen for a permanent position within the Accountancy Division.

Assisting the Capital and Corporate Accounting Team and in particular the Corporate Services Directorate.

This post is an internal advertisement, open to Permanent and Fixed Term employees of Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council.  Temporary employees are eligible to apply providing they have 24 months continuous employment with the Authority.

Closing Date
30/09/2021
Contractual Status
Permanent
Date
n/a
Job Type
Internal
Full description
Social Worker (14+ Team) - SYS-1717
Location
Agile Worker / Family Resource Centre, Beaufort Road, Ebbw Vale
Directorate
Social Services
Salary
Grade 8 (£33,782 - £37,890 per annum) 37 hours per week

Come and join a well-established and passionate team who are dedicated to improving outcomes and opportunities for the young people of Blaenau Gwent.

The 14+ Team will offer you the opportunity to work with young people aged 14 years and over who are in need of care and support, in need of protection, are looked after and/or are care leavers. The post offers the opportunity to develop your skills, knowledge and practice in relation to young people across all manner of statutory intervention including assessment, care planning, long term planning, pathway planning and transition to adulthood.

You will have the opportunity to manage a varied case load focusing on what matters to young people and families, building on and supporting young people to identify their own strengths and resources, managing risk collaboratively with multi agency professionals as well as encouraging the development of independence skills.

 

Closing Date
30/09/2021
Contractual Status
Fixed Term
Date
31/03/2022
Job Type
External
Full description