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Family Support Worker

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Child Protection
Care assistant/support worker
North West
Cheshire East, Cheshire
£15.80 to £15.80 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £15.80 per hour
Job Ref:

Family Support Worker - Cheshire East - £15.80 per hour

We are currently looking for a Family Support Worker to join a fantastic service in Cheshire East. The successful candidate will work in partnership to deliver a range of evidence-based programmes which ensure families receive effective preventative services across Cheshire East. This is an excellent opportunity to become part of a highly skilled and dedicated team.

The benefits of this Family Support Worker role:

* £15.80 per hour pay rate
* Excellent training and development opportunities
* Career development opportunities
* Stable and supportive team and management

Main duties as a Family Support Worker:

* Work in partnership across Children's Services and with other agencies to deliver a suite of programmes that are targeted and co-ordinated
* Enable families to receive appropriate and timely interventions across the 0-19 age continuum at a time and place that makes sense to these families by planning delivering and reviewing interventions as appropriate
* Deliver a comprehensive range of evidence-based programmes, making appropriate use of supervision and training to develop skills and knowledge
* Collect relevant data to ensure performance management systems facilitate a needs led approach
* Identify and support children and families experiencing difficulties at an early stage, assisting in the monitoring and evaluation of services to ensure that they are meeting the needs of individuals and families enabling service delivery that encourages empowerment
* Actively seek and act upon the views of service users
* Undertake holistic assessments of family situations using the relevant assessment tools and plan, deliver and review individual programmes of support; ensuring that 'vulnerable' children and young people, especially those families who are harder to reach, are prioritised in terms of receipt of services
* Maintain effective record systems to enable the preparation of necessary reports as requested
* Understand and comply with statutory requirements, departmental policies, equal opportunities and other regulations and procedures
* Escalate and seek advice on any issues relating to safeguarding

Requirements as a Family Support Worker:

* NVQ Level 3 in childcare or equivalent
* Experience working with children, young people, parents and carers
* Car driver to be able to travel across area to visit families
* Must be flexible as may need to be available 8am to 8pm to support families
* The legal right to work in the UK

Why Liquid Personnel?

* We will assist you from the initial phone call onwards throughout the whole process
* Twice weekly payroll
* Competitive hourly rates
* Access to exclusive health and social care roles that aren't available from other agencies
* Your own dedicated consultant with extensive health and social care knowledge
* Interview and coaching support
* Pre and post placement support to ensure you're happy in the role

Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 235 6965
Contact: Natalie Taylor

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