Family Support Worker

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
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Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 14/07/2024 23:59
Band 7- 9 £24,702 – £31,364 pa
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Job Category:
Social Care - Children Service
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Employment Location:
Sure Start North, Hindpool Close, Hartlepool
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Closing date:
14 Jul
Further Information
Hartlepool is a vibrant and energetic town with growing prospects. As a Local Authority we are striving to support the people of Hartlepool to the best they possibly can be and would like to recruit dedicated, driven and committed people to help us achieve that. Our most recent Ofsted ILAC inspection judged us as being “outstanding” regarding the effectiveness of our safeguarding services and outcomes for children and young people.
We are seeking to recruit a Family Support Worker to the Early Help service in Hartlepool. As a Family Support Worker you will be supported with regular supervision, comprehensive training and friendly, welcoming colleagues.
Family Support Workers will be qualified (please see Person Specification for details) to assess the needs of children and families and develop a plan for support to empower families to improve and maintain their overall wellbeing. You will both undertake or support the Early Help Assessments and plans already in place, alongside families and other professionals.
The role involves delivering programs of support to groups of both young people and parent/carers. As an experienced and progressed Family Support Worker you will be requested to mentor and support colleagues on an informal basis.
Progression from Band 7 through to 9 is subject to a progression criteria and the progression approval process.
For further information please contact Andrea Miller 01429 292444
Closing date: 14/07/2024
Interviews: 23/07/2004

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