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Job Reference: 48719

Family Support Worker

  • Worcester, Worcestershire, England
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Alistair Guite
  • £14.5 - £14.5

Seven Social Care s looking for a Family Support Worker to fill an exclusive opportunity specialising in the wellbeing of Children across the area of Bromsgrove.

The Role

    To work with a caseload of complex families who require a multi-agency approach to provide comprehensive, pro-active and intensive support packages which promote, strengthen and develop the potential of families enabling them to live successfully in their community.

Key Responsibilities

· Act as Lead Professional (key worker) to develop and sustain collaborative links with a range of agencies and practitioners alongside parents in order to co-ordinate and deliver bespoke support packages to children/young people and their families.

· Promote an assertive but supportive approach with families which engages families in identifying and implementing solutions and ensure that parents/carers and children/young people are able to participate fully in decisions that impact on their wellbeing.

· To participate in all the tasks needed for the preparation and delivery of services in line with Children’s services requirements and the Early Help Strategy

· To proactively engage with, according to identified local need, the most excluded groups such as fathers, young parents, lone parents, children in workless households, children in minority ethnic groups, disabled children and children of disabled parents.

· Acting as Lead Professional (key worker), work with colleagues within Children’s Services, Adult and Community Services, Schools and professionals within external agencies, to co-ordinate and deliver a bespoke support package which meets each families’ needs.

· Work with lead professionals (key workers) from other services or agencies to co-ordinate and deliver a bespoke support package which meets each families’ needs.

· Maintain clear and accurate records of work practice within established record keeping, information sharing and confidentiality polices; including recording and analysing information related to specific caseload.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Experience: 2+ years working with children as a support worker in the UK
  • Compliance: Up to date HCPC registration and DBS.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37 hours p/w.

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