Family Intervention Worker - Looked After Children's Team

Denton, Manchester, Greater Manchester, England
M34 6AF
Pay
£ 11.69 - 13.10 Per hour
Hours
Full time
Type
Temporary
Job level
Studying / Unqualified, Newly qualified, Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
9 Jan 2020
Closes
31 Jan 2020

Job Description

My client is looking for an experienced Family Intervention Worker to join their Children’s Services ‘Looked After Children’s Team’ based in Tameside, Manchester.

This is a full-time position, working 36 hours per week on an Initial 3 Month temporary contract.

Your Duties & Responsibilities will include:

• To undertake a direct programme of work with children and to provide advice, guidance and practical assistance to children, family and Social Worker to include life story work and books

• To support Foster Carers’ placement of Looked After Children

• To contribute to packages of care for Looked After Children and to work in partnership with parents/carers, colleagues and other agencies to promote effective liaison, communication, and joint working arrangements

• To contribute to the evaluation and review needs in individual cases through assessment, observation, and monitoring

• To provide transport when required and as identified as part of a Care Plan

• To participate in regular supervision sessions, attend appropriate meetings and participate in relevant and development activity

As a successful applicant, you must have:

• Good standard of General Education

• NVQ Level 3, Care of Children and Young People/NNEB/B.TEC

• Working with Looked After Children and families

• Direct work with children and families in their home

• Application of Child Protection Procedures

• Use of Information Technology

To apply for this position, please send a copy of your CV to Sammi Barbour at Peel Solutions.

Ref: FIW-Tameside

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