Job Description

ROLE: Family Support Worker

CONTRACTS: 2/3 months with potential to be extended

PAY RATE: £11ph + approx umbrella

QUALS: Level 3 Health & Social Care

Four roles available – Children, Young People and Family Support Workers

1. The role holder will facilitate, supervise and observe Contact including setting up Contact arrangements and providing support and advice to children and parents where necessary. The role holder will be responsible for undertaking observation and assessment of Supervised Contact visits in accordance with agreed plan. They will contribute to the continuing assessment of children and families in needs and at risk of harm as part of the Contact visit. The role holder will be responsible for providing information on and accurately record Contacts as necessary. They will monitor the review action plan as agreed with the Social Worker

2. You will work with children and families across the borough that have an allocated social worker You will provide a flexible range of services, incorporating assessment and direct work packages for children, young people and their families within a centre or workplace within the local community and the families own home in order to enable families to improve the quality of family life and prevent family breakdown where possible.

What’s on offer for the Support Worker?

  • Excellent competitive pay rate
  • Excellent management structure with experienced leaders
  • Desirable location with excellent transport links
  • A stable and well-supported working environment

You must have:

  • Post qualified experience.
  • Enhanced DBS/Update service.
  • References required for the last 2 years of employment

Benefits of working with

  • Free on-going training opportunities upon registering as part of our commitment to you.
  • Competitive Rates of pay
  • In house payroll, providing weekly payments and support
  • Enhanced DBS completed.
  • Support and expert advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
  • An assigned dedicated & experienced consultant
  • Various employment opportunities in your preferred geographical area
  • Flexible hours to meet your needs, full or part time
  • Recommend a friend bonus scheme
  • “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

If you would like to find out more information about this role, or the other opportunities have available feel free to click the 'Apply' button below or contact the team on 0161 4199285**