Supporting Family Time Worker
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Grade 6 £21, 748 - £24,491 pro rata
Social Care - Children Service
An approved team location
Children & Young Peoples Services
Supporting Family Time Team
Vacancy Reference No: CYPS/21/516
Post title: Supporting Family Time Workers – permanent – part time
Salary: £21,748 - £24,491 Grade 6 pro-rata to hours worked
Job Location: an approved team location, however you may be required to work at any DCC council office.
We are seeking to appoint two Supporting Family Time Workers who will work 18.5 hours per week including evening work and weekends in order to deliver the family time and family support services.
The post holders will supervise the safe conveyance of children and young people to and from family time venues and make accurate recordings using observations and assessments. They will also promote all aspects of the service and liaise with other agencies when required.
The ideal candidates will have the ability to form relationships with users and their families as well as knowledge of child development, the Children Act and Local Safeguarding Children Board Procedures.
Duties include but are not limited to:
• Providing family time at a range of venues throughout County Durham.
• Supporting the Team Leader/Team Manager in providing a safe service delivery including assessment and management of risk.
• Adhering to published policies, standards and procedures in the delivery of the service.
• Notifying providers and quality controllers about deficiencies in the standards of services.
Required qualifications: NVQ level 3 (Childcare and Education or Early Years Care and Education), NNEB/CACHE Diploma (Childcare and Education) or BTEC/EDEXEL (Childhood Studies - Nursery Nursing), Early Years Teaching Certificate, Level 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent relevant qualification.
The successful applicants for this post will be required to apply for a Disclosure & Barring Service Enhanced Disclosure.
For further information about the post please contact Hayley Clennell on 03000 262336 or via e-mail at Hayley.firstname.lastname@example.org
It anticipated that interviews will be held week commencing 11th October 2021.
As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required.
Apply on-line via the jobs portal or for further assistance contact the Payroll and Employee Services Team on telephone no. 03000 264469 or email PESCYPS@durham.gov.uk
In line with the County Council’s Recruitment & Selection Policy, please note that we are unable to accept CV’s. Any information provided on CV’s will not be considered for short-listing purposes.
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