Children & Family Support Worker (2480)

Classifications

Children & Family Support Worker

CHILDREN AND FAMILY SUPPORT WORKER

LEWISHAM

PART TIME (17.5 HOURS)

FIXED TERM CONTRACT UNTIL 31ST MARCH 2020

SALARY RANGE:  UP TO £23,500 PRO RATA DEPENDENT ON EXPERIENCE PLUS BENEFITS

Core Assets Children’s Services are an established children’s services provider that delivers innovative and outcomes-based services, offering real value and building brighter futures for as many children, young people and families as possible.

Department
Support
Hours
Part Time
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Salary
Up to 23,500 pro rata plus benefits
Geographical Location
South East
Office
Lewisham
Position Reference
na
Closing Date
11-12-2019
Ref No
2480

Role Details

We are looking for a committed and enthusiastic Children and Family Support Worker to deliver a targeted family support service to children, young people and their families throughout the London Borough of Lewisham.  The service aims to support families and communities to be resilient and effectively address issues they are facing to stop difficulties from escalating

 

With the skills to engage, motivate and challenge, you will be able to listen and respond sensitively and appropriately to children and parents, working with them in a solution-focussed way to build on the existing family strengths to achieve positive change.

With a background in social work, youth work or any other related area and an understanding of the challenges faced by children, young people and families, it is essential that you have at least 2 years’ experience of working with children and families as well as a sound knowledge of safeguarding procedures.

If you are creative, reliable and solution-focussed and want to join a dynamic team who are committed to achieving positive outcomes for children’s and families then we want to hear from YOU!

Core Assets Children’s Services is committed to equality in the workplace and are an Equal Opportunities employer.  We have also been awarded Disability Confident employer status by the Jobcentre plus. We reserve the right to withdraw this advert without notification.  The successful applicant will be subject to a DBS check at enhanced level if successful for the position

Please note that on clicking “apply” you will receive a return email asking you to fill out our application form online, and it is a requirement for this to be completed before we can progress your application.