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Family Support Worker

  • Location:

    Liverpool

  • Sector:

    Unqualified Social Care

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £14.82 per hour

  • Contact:

    Tiffany Greaves

  • Contact email:

    tgreaves@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    451390_1636719690

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-12

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Akton Recruitment has an exciting opportunity come available in the Liverpool area for 2 Family Support Workers.

Family Support Workers to support a pilot project to increase the number of Early Help assessments being completed by private, voluntary, and independent (PVI) early years providers. The aim of the project is to help increase the number of assessments completed with families of children aged 0-4.
Main Roles
* complete Early Help Assessments and Team around the Family meetings and work in partnership with families to help them create plans to address the worries and emerging needs impacting on the child and family's wellbeing.
* Taking whole case responsibility to provide high quality, outreach and home-based Early Help support to children and families using a 'whole family' approach
* Delivering targeted support to children across age ranges (0 -25*) and their families to prevent the need for statutory services and
* Act as case holders for complex cases that step down from children's social care This will involve completing early help assessments, arranging Team Around the Family meetings, and supporting families to improve outcomes
* Offer support on cases that become more complex. Support is continued on these cases to allow a smooth transition between early help and social care.
Experience
* Candidates should have experience of completing assessments and developing support plans and they should have experience of undertaking direct work with children.
* Experience of using liquid logic is desirable but not essential.

We would like to hear from you if you are able to fulfil the above role.