Contact Worker

Location
South Meadows Children's Centre, Hereford
Salary
£19,171 - £21,166
Posted
04 Sep 2019
Closes
15 Sep 2019
Job Ref
J4196
Contract Type
Permanent
Working Pattern
Part Time

Salary: £19,171 - £21,166
Location: South Meadows Children's Centre, Hereford
Hours: 18.5
Contract: Permanent
Closing date: 15/09/2019
Interviews: 24/09/2019

We currently have a part time vacancy for a Supervised Contact Worker in LAC Support Services. The main objective of this role is to provide supervised contact for children who are unable to live within their own family. The contact is supervised due to concerns about the childrens safety or wellbeing whilst in the care of their parents or carers. You will also be involved in producing Life Story Books and Later Life Letters for children who are adopted.

You will need to have experience of working directly with children and families, including those who may be vulnerable and may have experienced neglect or abuse.
You will need to provide support to vulnerable children , young people and their families, promoting positive relationships whilst decisions are being made regarding the future care plans for children.
You will need to have good observation and communication skills and be able to record and write reports based on your observations.

You will need to have a Level 3

We welcome applicants whatever their personal characteristics or social identity. All requests for flexible working arrangements and reasonable adjustments will be considered. All disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria of the job are guaranteed an interview.

Benefits with Herefordshire Council
Holidays: 25 days per year plus 2 days unpaid at Christmas (pro rata for part time)
Pension: LGS pension scheme

Pick your perks – our benefits include access to a range of retail, leisure, holiday and health benefits. This includes savings, cash back and discounts. We also offer an employee assistance programme that means you will have access to confidential support and advice if you ever need it.
Please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification for more details of this role.

PLEASE NOTE: Applicants must apply online for this vacancy, we do not accept emailed CV’S.

Please specify whether you have a disability.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you would like to obtain details regarding feedback on your application please contact Hoople Resourcing at: enquiries@hoopleresourcing.co.uk


Pick your perks – our benefits include access to a range of retail, leisure, holiday and health benefits. This includes savings, cash back and discounts. We also offer an employee assistance programme that means you will have access to confidential support and advice if you ever need it.

PLEASE NOTE: Applicants must apply online for this vacancy, We do not accept emailed CV’S. Your application should include a CV and an accompanying statement of no more than 2 sides of A4 showing how your experience meets the person specification.

Please specify whether you have a disability.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you would like to obtain details regarding feedback on your application please contact Hoople Resourcing at: enquiries@hoopleresourcing.co.uk                    

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