Family Support Worker
Liverpool, Merseyside, England
- £ 13.06 - 13.06 Per hour
- Full time
- Job level
- Newly qualified, Qualified (non-manager), Studying / Unqualified
- 26 Nov 2019
- 24 Dec 2019
Seven Social Care are looking for a temporary Family Support Worker to work with Liverpool City Council. This role is initially for a period of around 6-8 weeks and is paying £13.06 per hour via an umbrella company.
To provide direct supports to children, young people and their families facing a range of difficulties. This role will provide additional support at an early stage to help divert families from requiring higher threshold services.
To work flexibly in partnership with schools who have identified children and young people who need additional support to achieve the service outcomes as outlined above. This will include working early mornings and evenings.
Develop effective relationships with parents and carers via a whole family approach, ensuring positive partnerships between parents /cares, pupils and schools are fostered and developed.
Advise, assist and support parents to take responsibility for their child's attendance, behaviour and health needs by building on the strengths of the family in addition to offering practical support where required.
To promote the safeguarding of children and young people in accordance with LCC Safeguarding Procedures and the council's framework for the care and protection of children.
* Qualifications: N/A.
* Experience: 2+ years working as a Family Support Worker.
* Compliance: Current DBS check.
* Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
* Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.
Working with Seven Social Care:
Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.
Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.
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