Family Support Worker
Southend Improving Futures
Salary per annum £19,386.00 pro rata
Hours 20 per week
Family Action delivers and manages a high quality, tailor-made support service for families with children aged between 5 and 10 in the central Southend Area funded by the Big Lottery Fund .
You will be part of a small team providing a flexible range of early preventative services to children, young people and their families. The team will work in partnership and closely collaborate with a number of other local agencies.
You will need enthusiasm, a creative approach to your work and an ability to engage positively with a wide range of people. You will be expected to bring relevant experience in delivering one-to-one support sessions and managing a caseload.
Family Action are forward looking, ambitious and with a commitment to continuous improvement. We are a people focused, can-do organisation, which strives for excellence in all we do and operate with mutual respect. If you share these values and behaviours and have the necessary skills then we look forward to hearing from you.
Appointments are subject to Family Action receiving an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service that we consider acceptable.
For an application pack and further information, please visit www.family-action.org.uk/workingwithus
Closing date: 9 am 2nd January 2018
Interview date: 15 th January 2018
Family Action offers good working conditions, a comprehensive training programme and a Group Personal Pension Scheme (GPPS). We welcome applications from all sections of the community.