Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen: We are currently recruiting for 6 full-time (37hrs per week) Family Support Workers to join our safeguarding team in Bolton Council.

As part of this role, you will work alongside Safeguarding Social Workers in delivering high-quality intervention with children and families to support in achieving positive outcomes.

The role includes (although not an exhaustive list),

  • supporting with family time,
  • supporting in completing home visits,
  • direct work with children,
  • completing work with families around behaviour management strategies and routines and boundaries,
  • budgeting and supporting in referring families to support services available.

This work will involve working with families subject to Child in Need, Child Protection and those involved within court proceedings.

Candidate will be expected to be office based for part of the week and be able to travel to Bolton at short notice to meet service needs.

Free on site parking

PAYE – £14.22
Umbrella – £17.75

Refs will be requested for any candidate offered and interview and DBS on offer

Please be aware this is a Long Term Temporary post to start ASAP.

You must have:

  • Post qualified experience.
  • Enhanced DBS/Update service.
  • References required for the last 5 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

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