National Youth Advocacy Service

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 young people’s lives, we want to hear from you.

We’re looking to recruit an Independent Visitor & Quality Assurance Officer to join Regulation 44 Service.

As an Independent Visitor & Quality Assurance Officer you will be required to complete statutory and non-statutory independent allocated visits within prescribed timescales and to quality assure reports submitted by other members of the team.

This is a home based role however, you will be regularly away from home each week as you will be expected to travel widely and to work on public transport when required.

You must have a relevant professional qualification and proven extensive experience in working with children and young people or adults at risk in a social care setting.

For more information, please view the attached job description.

In return for joining NYAS you will receive the following benefits:

26 days annual leave plus bank holidays, increasing to 30 days after 5 years
Company sick pay
Salary sacrifice pension contributions
Learning and development opportunities
Cycle to work scheme

Note for candidates: when completing the application form, it is important that you refer to the person specification within the job description and detail how you can evidence the criteria.

NYAS operates robust safe procedures to ensure the protection of the children, young people and adults at risk we work with. To comply with NYAS’s Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, references and a Digital Risk Assessment.

NYAS is an equal opportunities employer

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early once we receive a high number of applications.