Job Description

ROLE: Family Support Worker

CONTRACTS: 2 with potential to be extended

PAY RATE: £11ph + approx umbrella

QUALS: Level 3 Health & Social Care

The main tasks of this post are:

Undertake direct work with parents/carers and children, involving both individual, and if appropriate, group work activities, promoting as paramount the welfare of children and their families.

To provide information to colleagues in order to assist in the assessment of need and the decision making process, including making observations

When identifying concerns about a child, to report those concerns to a social worker/manager as appropriate

To help service users to establish and maintain personal relationships that are positive and confidence in social situations

Transport and escort adults, children/young people as appropriate

To ensure that records are kept up to date

Develop communications

Attend and contribute in meetings

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**