Family Support Worker
“Dudley Early Help: Building resilience, not reliance”
Are you looking for your next challenge?
Do you want to be part of a team that is striving to offer outstanding services for Children and families?
Have you got the skills and experience to make change happen?
……. If the answer is yes then we would like you to be part of #Teamdudley
Hours: 37 per week
Salary: Grade 6
In Dudley, Early Help is a strategic priority. We've transformed and improved the way we provide services for children, young people and families by adopting new and innovative ways of working. You can read more about our plans in our EARLY HELP STRATEGY
We are looking to recruit an experienced Family Support Worker who have a history of working within family support, youth or social care services to promote better outcomes for children, young people and families. You must have experience of case work, completing comprehensive assessments and plans for children young people and families, undertaking direct work with children and young people, and have experience of working with children, Young People and families with complex needs.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people; therefore the post is subject to medical clearance and an enhanced DBS check.
For enquiries in relation to this vacancy, please contact Teresa McNally on 01384 813322 or at Teresa.McNally@dudley.gov.uk
For further information on Dudley Children's Social Care please go to http://www.childrenservicesjobs-dudley.org.uk/
NB: We reserve the right to close vacancies prior to their advertised date if we receive a large number of applications.
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The council has a contractual 3 days mandatory unpaid leave which, for the majority of services, are fixed at the Christmas period. This represents a pay deduction of 1.15% in return for which employees are afforded three days unpaid leave (pro-rata for part time staff).Supporting documents
Job Description and Person Specification
Benefits List - Good Work Plan Apr 20 (002).pdf