Family Support Worker

Recruiter
Randstad Care
Location
Greater London
Salary
15.00 - 18.00 GBP Hourly
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Expires
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you a talented Family Support Worker looking for an exciting new role at a Local Authority based in West London? If so I have a superb opportunity within the SAFE service (Supportive Action for Families in Ealing).

You would need to be an experienced Family Support Worker, with the ability undertake assessments and offer varied interventions - for example working on domestic violence/ substance misuse/ mental health/ parenting service/ children with difficult behaviour.

The role is temporary to begin with, with excellent chances of progression for the right candidate.

The pay rate is between GBP15-GBP18 per hour.

Candidates must be available to start immediately, and must also be registered on the DBS update service.

Key responsibilities:

  • To offer professional support to families where children are identified with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties that are impacting on their development, attainment and general well being.
  • To offer interventions designed to improve the capacity of families to offer effective parenting including direct parenting work, developing extended networks of support and aiding families in accessing appropriate financial, housing and child care.
  • To work closely with colleagues to identify sources of support to children and families and to coordinate and monitor families access to and participation in such services, including statutory and voluntary services and specialist forms of support.

To be considered for this role you must have:

  • Proven experience in a Family Support role.
  • Clear DBS, registered on the update service.

Please call Catriona on for more information, or send your profile over and I will be in touch!

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.