Contact Support Worker
PART TIME CONTACT SUPPORT WORKER
12 HOURS PER WEEK (plus potential to complete additional hours on as ‘as and when’ basis’)
FIXED TERM CONTRACT UNTIL MARCH 2021
SALARY UPTO £15,506 PER ANNUM PRO RATA
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.
We are looking for a Contact Support Worker to support the delivery of our contract with CAFCASS in the Bracknell area. You will be required to work flexibly across the week, which will include providing evening and predominantly weekend support to families.
With the skills to engage, motivate and challenge you will supervise contact with family members. This will entail participating in activities both within and outside the agency premises.
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 1 years’ experience of working with children and families as well as a sound knowledge of safeguarding procedures. You must be able to evidence good communication, observation and report writing skills.
We also offer anexcellent benefits package which includes:
- Generous holiday allowance starting at 28 days and rising to 35 days per annum in line with service plus bank holidays (pro rata’d part time)
- Contributory pension scheme.
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 an Equal Opportunities employer. We have also been awarded Disability Confident Employer status by the Jobcentre plus. The successful applicant will be subject to a DBS check at enhanced level if successful for the position. We reserve the right to withdraw this advert without notification. Please note, we do not work with recruitment agencies.
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