Post Details: Temporary Mentor/Resource Worker
Hours: 35 hours per week and normal days of work are Monday to Friday
Salary: £23,312.00 per annum equating to £12.81 per hour
Term: Temporary until 31st March 2018
Location: TCA Offices, Marshall Place, Perth
Closing date 5pm Monday 30th October 2017

Ref No: 11/17.

Purpose: The primary purpose of this post is to work pro-actively with men who have complex needs, are affected by offending/sexual offending and potentially substance misuse. The post holder will be required to assess the needs of individuals referred to the service and plan and deliver a proportional response to the presenting issues. Work will be delivered through one to one mentoring intervention on an outreach basis in the Perth and Kinross geographic area.

Additionally, you will be expected to contribute to the development of this service by liaising with the lead partner agency as well as other agencies and professional workers in order to identify specific gaps in provision and promote the social inclusiveness of the individuals the service works with, particularly those who have committed an offence of a sexual nature.

Please note that for this post it is a genuine occupational requirement for the postholder to be male due to the client group. This is in line with Equality Act 2010 guidelines.

Experience of working with men on a 1 to 1 mentoring basis is required for this post. This post will be subject to a PVG Disclosure check.

For further information on this role please contact Mark Harris, Operations Manager on 01382 456012

For an application form please e-mail in the first instance. Completed applications can be returned either by post to F McCurley, Tayside Council on Alcohol, The Wishart, 50 Constable Street, Dundee, DD4 6AD or by e-mail to Registered Charity Number SC006511

Please note closing date for receipt of applications which is 5pm Monday 30th October 2017.

Interviews for these posts will be held on Friday 10th November 2017

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TCA Standard Job Application Form Oct 2017 Version