Family Support Worker

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Salary:£22,462.00 - £28,785.00 

Working Hours:37 

Job Share:No 

Employment Type:Permanent  

Location:Cotswolds Locality Office, 47 Lewis Lane, Cirencester - GL7 1EB 

Closing date:21 December 2018 at midnight 


We are seeking to recruit an experienced Family Support Worker who is committed to providing early help and targeted support to babies, children, young people, and their families. Your duties will vary depending on the particular needs of families. You will need to be creative and flexible in your approach. You will work together with families and a range of professionals to address their needs using the Early Help Assessment framework.

This helps understand the needs of the whole family and plan with them plan with them to support change.

You will benefit from our commitment to provide excellent supervision and support, training and development opportunities, and the chance to join a friendly and supportive and dynamic team.

A full driving licence and access to a car is essential. 

The role of a Family Support Worker requires you to work flexibly and may include working evenings and weekends  

For an informal discussion please contact Celia Balbernie on 01452 328101

Application Information

Gloucestershire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people or vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We value diversity in our workforce and positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

It is a legal requirement, under the Immigration Act 2016, that anyone appointed to a ‘customer facing role’ must be able to demonstrate an ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in fluent English.

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Only if you have difficulty accessing the information published online should you contact GCC Appointments & People Sourcing Team by telephone 01452-425888 or e-mail to quoting the vacancy reference number above.

Additional Information

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