Current Job Opportunities
Early Intervention and Prevention Worker (adults) – Job Ref FL016
End Date: Friday 22nd of June 2018 at 9:00 am
We are looking for someone with knowledge and experience of working with individuals who are experiencing problems with their alcohol or substance use and need advice, support and interventions that help them tackle their substance/ alcohol use before it develops into a more enduring problematic behaviour. They will carry a case load of clients with an expectation of delivering positive changes to client’s lives through short-term focussed work.
The role also involves going out and promoting the service and raising awareness of issues around drugs and alcohol with the general public. This will be through events such as local community events, within the Night Time Economy, at shopping centres and other public facing venues and arenas. The candidate will need to be engaging and comfortable with approaching and talking to members of the public and delivering opportunistic brief interventions. Evening and some weekend work will be required.
The post will be based at our Irford House, Seacroft Hub.
Youth Worker – Job Ref CYP033
End Date: Wednesday 27th of June 2018 at 12:00 Noon
The service is commissioned to work with children and young people aged 5-17 years in a variety of settings within the Bramley and Stanningley ward. The service offers access to positive activities, sexual health, voice and influence and preventative issue based groups.
As part of the Children and Young People’s team this post involves working with young people in their community to deliver focussed activates of young people’s choice. This is a targeted service for focussing on estates with limited opportunity for young people.
Administrator/Receptionist – Job Ref COR005
End Date: Thursday 28th of June 2018 at 12:00 Noon
The purpose of this role is to provide administration support in a professional, efficient and proactive manner and to be responsible for the smooth running of the reception at the Manor House. The post holder will work closely with service users and would need to ensure they are welcomed and supported.
Family Drug and Alcohol Courts Administrator – Job Ref CYP034
End Date: Thursday 5th of July 2018 at 12:00 Noon
The FDAC Team require an administrator to support the team with administrative tasks including maintaining up to date paperwork and files as well as taking accurate and confidential minutes which will be used for court. They will support key individuals in the FDAC team to coordinate multi-agency meetings and distribute reports and resources effectively across Local Authority and legal services. The post holder will also be responsible for developing and supporting data collection, maintaining the FDAC database and providing reports to the FDAC Manager. The post holder will be required to complete work within the court timescales and deadlines.
School Therapist x 2 – Job Ref HW037
End Date: Monday 9th of July 2018 at 9:00 am
We are delighted to be providing a new service to the Beeston, Cottingley and Middleton (BCM) cluster of schools from September 2018 onwards. The purpose of this role is to provide short term, evidence-based therapeutic interventions to pupils (aged 5-19 years) referred by the cluster’s integrated working processes. The individual is required to work flexibly, using a range of proven interventions to meet the needs of the clients referred. The ideal candidate would have experience of working within a range of settings which may include CAMHS, School based.
We have volunteering opportunities for both diploma graduates and students. Students need to be in their second year of the diploma and have a minimum of 50 hours counselling client work under clinical supervision. Please contact us on the email or phone number below and we can send you the relevant forms.
Telephone: 0113 2209037
Return your completed application and any supporting documents to:
Barca-Leeds Volunteer Recruitment
259 Upper Town Street
If you are interested in volunteering within any other area of Barca-Leeds, please email us stating clearly the area in which you would like to be involved.