Supporting Families First - Outreach Support Worker
Supporting Families First Outreach Worker.
Full time post with a flexible working pattern of 37 hours per week.
Supporting Families First team are looking for candidates who will keep a relentless focus on
positive outcomes for our children and young people.
You will be part of a multi-disciplinary team with the key priority of strengthening families to ensure children continue to live at home where it is safe and appropriate to do so.
Within your Outreach role you will work directly with Children & Parents in their family homes, your core task is to build relationships, to be responsive to the family’s needs, to ensure the social work plan continues to be relevant and is making progress through communicating this to the families . You will liaise with our internal and external partners and be an integral professional within the Child in Need plan.
You will be directly managed by an Advanced Social Work Practitioners who manages a multi-disciplinary pod within Worcestershire. Our service also has a Clinical Lead over-seeing CBT work with families who manages three Emotional Health & Well-Being workers. Other disciplines in our service include three Youth Mentors, one Money Mentor, three Substance misuse workers and three Family
Meeting coordinators all supported by our Administration staff. The Service is overseen by an
Experienced Senior Social Work Manager.
This is an exciting opportunity to join an innovative service set up in January 2020 where we are
already seeing evidence of positive outcomes for families.
Outreach Support Worker
Salary £24,982 – 27,041 per annum
This is a permanent post. All roles will have a base with county-wide travel required.
As an employer, Worcestershire Children First have a great range of benefits including flexible
and mobile working, continual professional and career development through our Social Work
Academy and a supportive environment where staff-value each other.
To apply please complete the application form by clicking the ‘apply’ button.
Closing date: 23/05/2021