Mrs Nadine Johns
Profiles

Mrs Nadine Johns

Care Leaver Support Worker

Learning Support & Wellbeing (Student Services)

Role


I work in the Care Leavers Service within Plymouth University. My duties include

- Providing one-to-one support to care leaver students
- Offering an advocacy services
- Supporting students during crisis
- Day to day running of the service
- Running events for Looked after Young People
- Facilitating drop in sessions
- Facilitating group work with care leavers
- Working with Local Authorities, Leaving Care Teams, 
   Unite Foundation and other organisations
- Offering support after students graduate
- Managing the budget for the service
- Attending events to highlight the service
- Pre entry guidance to students

Qualifications


NVQ Level 4 in Information Advice and Guidance

Level 2 Listening Skills

Currently undertaking Level 3 Counselling Skills

Research interests


- Care leavers
- Looked after Young People
- Grants for care leavers