Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Young Victims Advocate

Young Victims Advocate needed with North Somerset Council

Start Date- ASAP

Location - Weston-Super-Mare

Duration - Initially 6 months

Hours per week - 37 hours per week

Salary - £20 ltd an hour


  • To contribute to the work of the Young Victim's Service by identifying and addressing the needs of vulnerable young victims of crime, anti-social behaviour and domestic abuse in the Avon and Somerset area

  • Case management of services with approximately 25-35 young people & their parents/carers (or pro rata equivalent)

  • To develop and manage a range of interventions for young victims of crim/ASB and DA to support recovery from their experience and to develop strategies to promote safety and avoid further victimisation

  • To sustain day-to-day contact with partner agencies as the need arises on a case-by-case basis

  • To coordinate and delivery training

What is required?

  • Professional qualification working with young people (e.g.

    teaching, probation, social work, youth and community or health) to a degree level or equivalent

  • Sufficient experience to directly work without close supervision with service users who may present with some challenging behaviours

  • Sufficient experience to manage own workload without close supervision whilst working as part of a team

  • Ability to travel the area extensively

  • Prepared to work outside usual office hours, including evenings and weekends

If you are interested please call Jemma Molloy on 01772 208964 or email me your CV -

If this role isn't right for you, but you know someone who would fit perfectly to our engaged and devoted team and you refer them, you will receive a referral bonus of £250.

The benefits of working with SCS;

  • A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact

  • Exceptional referral bonuses - £250 per referral placed in to work!

  • An extensive & exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK

  • Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.

  • Payroll service twice a week.

  • Ltd and PAYE payment options available.

  • Annual training budget of up to £250 and continued online CPD training.

  • Excellent Annual Loyalty schemes / bonuses.

  • DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.