Children's Early Help Family Worker - Fixed Term Contract
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Closed for applications on 09/05/2021 23:59
Sand Martin House, Fletton Quays, Peterborough
£25,481 - £28,672
We are looking for an enthusiastic, passionate and committed person to join the Early Help Service as a Children's Family Worker (Direct Intervention worker).
Children's Early Help Family Workers, work with families and other partners to assess, provide and co-ordinate interventions with children and young people aged 0-19 years who have been identified as needing targeted support. We facilitate and deliver support through in-person, face to face meetings in the family home and some early morning or tea time visits may be required. Our goal is to improve parental capacity and family relationships, ultimately improving outcomes for children and their families.
The successful candidate should have:
• Knowledge and understanding of the Early help agenda
• Experience of direct working with Children and Families.
• Experience of delivering Evidenced Based Parenting Programmes such as Webster
Stratton and Triple P (would be an advantage)
• Completing Early Help Assessments.
. Experience in Family Support worker Roles
In return we can offer you the opportunity to join an experienced, caring, supportive and committed team. And provide you with access to training and development a generous annual leave entitlement and an agile working environment.
If you’d like a role where you get to make a real difference to the children in the communities we serve, apply now.
We are committed to the safety of our employees and PPE will be provided in conjunction with COVID safe procedures and risk assessments.
This role is a fixed term contract up to 12 months.
Appointment to this post will be subject to the outcome of a Disclosure obtained through the Disclosure and Barring Service (level to be confirmed). The Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This job is closed for applications.