Ref. 64090

Family Support Worker

  • Location: Darlington, England
  • Salary: £12.02 - £14.67 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care are currently looking for a Family Support Worker to work in Darlington. This is an interim role initially for 6 months with the view of extending. The pay rates are £12+ Per Hour PAYE / £14.67 Per Hour Umbrella.


This is an exciting opportunity within the Children’s Assessment and Safeguarding Team to support the service. 

You will be supporting Social Worker’s with 1:1 sessions, some supervised family time sessions, supporting families with parenting work, supporting children with appointments and other activities to support families.

The post will also include the completion of Life Story Work for children whose plans are adoption.

The role includes direct work with children and their families. The post is blended working, some from home, some from the office and some from within family homes.

Applicant Requirements:

Experience:  Experience of working with children and families support services provided by organisations and agencies across the Borough

Qualifications:  Relevant level 3 qualification e.g., NNEB, NVQ3, BTEC, Early Years, Childcare, Health and Social Care, Youth and Community Studies

Compliance:  Current enhanced DBS, right to work in the UK.

Hours : 5 days a week, Monday to Friday.

Travel:  Full UK driving license, with access to own car with business insurance. Flexible working will be required to meet the needs of the families.

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.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity, and attention to detail.

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