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Job Reference: 48106

Family Solutions Key Worker

  • Wembley, Greater London, England
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Sam Boggis
  • £22.08 - £22.08

Seven Social Care are looking for 2 temporary Family Solutions Key Workers to work with Brent Council. These positions are initially for a period of 3 months and are paying £22.08 per hour (paid to you via an umbrella company).

The role:

To provide a 7 day a week flexible, intensive intervention service operating between the hours of 7am-7pm to empower families with complex needs.

The objective is to achieve measurable and sustainable outcomes for families, children and young people using a whole family approach, which incorporates using Brent CYP Practice Framework (including Signs of Safety).

In partnership with families and other agencies undertake assessments to deliver intensive support and robust challenge to families experiencing multiple disadvantage (crime and anti-social behaviour, education issues, at risk of financial exclusion, domestic abuse, health needs/addictions and children impacted by all above).

To adopt a whole family approach to working with families and develop sufficient resilience to bring about sustainable outcomes.

Key Responsibilities:

      To undertake comprehensive whole family assessments, (including EHA assessments, Outcome Star), identifying the support needs of a family; to develop detailed innovative action plans in response to the whole family needs and to achieve the aims of the service; where possible assessments to be built on other professional assessments to avoid duplication.

To develop strong appropriate relationships with families and facilitate change. This requires

the development and use of a range of approaches to engage and build effective working relationships with parents and their children.

To provide structured support to families and identify those children who are at risk of significant harm.

To identify any safeguarding or child protection concerns, and take appropriate action to raise such concerns in line with Brent LSCB child protection procedures.

To act as key professional in line with the aims and objectives of the service; where appropriate to organise and take the lead role in a variety of multi-agency case meetings.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: Minimum Level 3 qualification in a relevant area of work, Early education, Social Work, Education, Youth Offending or Health.
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a similar role.
  • Compliance: Current DBS check.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 36 hours p/w.

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