Family Fund Assessor (2474)

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Family Fund Assessor

ARE YOU PASSIONATE ABOUT MAKING A POSITIVTE AND LASTING DIFFERENCE TO CHILDREN AND FAMILIES?

Core Assets Children’s Services are looking for Family Fund Assessors to work on a casual as and when basis throughout the UK particularly for:

  • Eastern Area – Suffolk, Essex, Norfolk and Cambridge
  • North East- Newcastle, Gateshead, Sunderland and surrounding areas
  • London & Kent – Kent, Surrey and Central and Greater London areas
Organisation
Core Assets & Partnerships in Children's Services
Department
Support
Hours
As and When
Contract Type
Casual
Salary
8.21 per hour
Geographical Location
UK Wide
Office
No Base
Position Reference
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Closing Date
01-03-2020
Ref No
2474
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Role Details

We are working on behalf of a national charity who provide grants for families across the UK who are raising a disabled or seriously ill child or young person aged 17 and under.  As part of the application process families receive a visit to discuss their application in further detail and make recommendations based upon their eligibility criteria. 

In addition we require people with previous experience of working directly with children / young people and families to:

  • Undertake one off assessment visits to support grant applications
  • Keep comprehensive records of work undertaken and provide these promptly alongside preparing other appropriate records; including preparing reports for reviews, case conferences and courts.
  • To keep all confidential data secure.
  • Liaise with other agencies and professionals we are working in partnership with as appropriate.

WE OFFER

  • Flexible hours – these positions are on a casual ‘as and when’ basis so there is opportunity to complete less or more hours depending upon your availability
  • A hourly rate of £8.21 plus paid travel time and mileage
  • Full training
  • Regular supervision

ALL APPLICANTS MUST HAVE

  • An understanding of the safeguarding of children
  • Previous experience
  • A full driving licence and access to a vehicle  

For an informal chat please contact Wendy Jenkins on 07967381144 or email wendy.jenkins@coreassets.com

Core Assets Children’s Services is an Equal Opportunities employer. We have also been awarded Double Tick status by the Jobcentre plus.  The successful applicant will be subject to a DBS check at