Family Support Worker

Location
Wolverhampton
Salary
£22,911 - £26,317
Posted
12 Oct 2020
Closes
27 Oct 2020
Job Ref
WLV000003084
Job Type
Social care
Contract Type
Part time permanent
Working Pattern
See advert details
Hours
Part-Time
Part time, 18.5 hours post

Family Support Worker (Connecting Families Hub)

Grade 5

£22,911 to £26,317

We are currently seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and proactive Family Support Worker.

The successful candidate will use their extensive knowledge of children, young people and families to provide both an intensive service to families in crisis and planned interventions as part of agreed plans for children and young people.

The post holder will plan, supervise and assess family time between children and their parents or extended family with the aim of achieving high quality, safe family time, as well as working to change behaviours and rehabilitate individuals whilst ensuring health and safety and security of children and their families.

The Family Support Worker will also work closely with social workers and practitioners from other professions within a multi-agency context to ensure a co-ordinated approach to casework planning.

Applicants must hold NVQ level 3 or equivalent e.g. in Education, Health or Social Care, Community Development or Diploma in Youth & Community Work.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check.

For further information about this post, please contact:

Beverley Spittle

telephone: 01902 552489 / 5128

email: Beverley.spittle@wolverhampton.gov.uk

Supporting documents
Job Description and Person Specification

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