Children’s Centre Family Worker - Grade 6 - (Maternity Cover)
(Fixed Term Contract 12 Months) 37 hours per week
£24,982- £28,672 per annum
Our Children's Centres are part of a borough-wide Integrated Early Help Service and provide a wide range of services for families with children pre-birth up to the age of 5. You’ll play a key role in providing effective 1-1 support for families who are in need of professional help in their own homes, within our centres and in the community.
Using the Signs of Safety model we’ll look to you to provide advice, support and practical help with all aspects of life associated with parenting, you’ll deliver parenting courses and model positive parenting using EYFS principles to ensure that children are given opportunities to reach their full potential. You’ll also be co-working with a wide range of statutory and voluntary agencies to deliver services which provide relevant guidance and information.
It’s essential for you to have an NVQ level 3 in Early Years (or equivalent), sound knowledge of current issues relating to children under the age of 5 and the principles of the Early years
For an informal discussion, please contact Beccy Franklin (CC Manager) on 07824 835 828
Interviews will take place on Tuesday 13th and Wednesday 14th October, 2020
Closing Date: 11PM, 3rd October, 2020
Wokingham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, other workers and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates for this role will be subject to Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks.
To apply, please follow the link to the online application form. CVs are not accepted.
Wokingham is an equal opportunities employer