Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Family Support Worker

An exciting opportunity has come up for a Family Support Worker.

Working in partnership with families to ensure that they are provided with the right support at the right time to promote the welfare of children and young people living within the family.



Proactively engage and support the most vulnerable and challenging children, young people and their families to strengthen the family and improve their outcomes, develop their resilience and reduce dependency upon specialist services.

Delivering a ‘Think Family' approach ensuring that all services working with the family are coordinated and work effectively together whilst maintaining a focus upon the safety and wellbeing of the children and young people.

Implementing, monitoring and reviewing family support intervention plans, including the delivery of evidence based parenting programmes, activities and group work sessions to strengthen family resilience.


Contributing to high quality assessments to secure the best outcomes for children and young people.

Working alongside social workers to implement the Care plan when statutory intervention is required.

Ensuring that all children, young people and vulnerable adults are adequately protected in line with Dudley Safeguarding Children and Adult Board reporting procedures.

Working as an effective team member positively implementing the Early Help strategy, prioritising the needs of families in need of support and intervention.


Qualifications:.



  • Professional qualification relevant to work with children and families at NVQ3 or above.

  • Good Literacy and English writing and numeracy skills level 3 and above

  • Evidence of continued learning and development

  • Good level of IT skills and application


Experience:



  • Experience of working with children, young people and families at risk of statutory intervention.

  • Experience of working with families with multiple and complex interrelated problems.

  • Experience of delivery of evidence based parenting programmes or interventions or a willingness to undertake training to deliver these.

  • Experience of carrying out risk and needs assessment and the development, coordination, implementation, monitoring and review of Family support plans


This role is on an initial 3 month contract with the possibility of extension.




Working with Service Care Solutions comes with many benefits, including:-
, A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact
, Exceptional referral bonuses
, An extensive & exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK
, Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.


, Payroll service twice a week
, Ltd and PAYE payment options available
, Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
, Loyalty schemes / bonuses
, DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.



If you are interested in this role and require any information or any information on any other role in your area please contact Jordan at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208964 or email jordan.green@servicecare.org.uk




Please note: Service Care Solutions also offer a referral fee of £250 for anyone you may know who may be interested in this role or similar roles.

Once they are placed and complete their probationary period you receive a £250 bonus