Family Support Worker
Family Support Worker (3 posts)
Salary: £26,822 - £29,323
Hours per week: 37
1 x Permanent
2 x Fixed Term for 12 months
Location: Dearne, Athersley, Kendray and Worsbrough Family Centres, Barnsley, South Yorkshire
We are seeking highly committed and motivated individuals to join our team in the role of Family Support Worker.
You will be required to have relevant experience of working with children, young people and families in the community, and the ability to engage effectively with the local community to deliver information, advice and support to improve outcomes for children, young people and families.
You will provide an important family support service for families with children and young people aged 0-25 years living within the Family Centre’s network reach area.
Using your excellent assessment and communication skills you will facilitate tailored, evidence based interventions to meet the diverse of needs of individuals; ensuring that families are supported in improving their life chances.
Accurate and comprehensive recording skills are essential to this role.
You will work collaboratively within a multi-agency team championing Early Help and integrated services at all times.
Closing date: 26 January 2018, at 23:59
The Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Further details are available from our website at: www.barnsley.gov.uk
CV's will not be accepted.