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Family Support Worker

  • Location:

    Liverpool

  • Sector:

    Unqualified Social Care, Children & Family Social Work

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £13.42 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jordan Richards

  • Contact email:

    jrichards@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    RQ443367_1632916949

  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-29

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Family Support Worker

Akton Recruitment has an opening for a Family Support Worker in Liverpool

The role includes holding a caseload, intensive direct work with children, young people and their families, within their homes and community to address a range of issues which impact on family life and functioning, such as parental ability, substance misuse, domestic violence and environmental factors such as poverty and housing.

The role also involves dealing with partner agencies to ensure that children and their families are well supported across relevant agencies.
* Carry out independent but low-risk interventions/assessments to identify customer needs or deliver services directly to customers.
* Assist more experienced colleagues in delivering complex service activities/assessments in order to meet or identify customer needs and develop own skills and experience.
* Provide advice and support to customers using Council procedures and policies.
* Where appropriate supervise the tasks and activities of other team members including prioritising and scheduling of work

You will need a valid DBS and to hold an NVQ level 3 in social care or relevant experience