Directorate: Children's Services
Starting salary: JG6:- £25,481 per annum
Location: Based in Weston-super-Mare
Hours: 37 hours per week
Closing date: Wednesday 04 August 2021
North Somerset’s Family Wellbeing Service are looking for an experienced, motivated and professional team member, to develop and deliver services across North Somerset’s Children's Centres and Family Hubs for children of 0-18 years.
You will have to have some knowledge and experience of children's learning and development, for the 0-18-year old age group, and a commitment to supporting families.
Family Support Workers need experience of working alongside families, both individually and in groups, to ensure best outcomes for children. You will also need experience of multi-agency working as you will be required to work with partner agencies, to provide a holistic service to vulnerable families. There will also be a requirement to record families progress and outcomes on our Early Help Module (database) and will therefore you will need to be competent in the use of ICT.
North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, sex, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
North Somerset Council Children’s Services are committed to using the Signs of Safety, strengths based, safety organised approach to child protection and early help casework.
This post is exempt under the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions) Order 1975 and is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
Want to know more and apply?
For an informal discussion, please contact Tracey Wells on 07766 366110 or Nicky Stead on 07769163926
Visit www.n-somerset.gov.uk/jobs to download an application pack and apply online.
Anticipated interview date: Tuesday 17 August 2021
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.