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Family Group Conference Coordinator

  • Employer: Liverpool City Council
  • Reference: LCC01842
  • Published: Fri 24/08/2018, 11:35 AM
  • Closing on: Wed 12/09/2018, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours:
  • Salary: £23,111 - £27,358
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Liverpool

Liverpool City Council (LCC) are seeking to recruit 8 Family Group Conference coordinators to work within our Family Group Conferencing service. This is a fantastic opportunity for the people to make a real difference to the lives of our children, young people and families. These posts are fixed term until 30 July 2020.

This is an exciting career development opportunity for people who would like to pursue a career working in the Family Group Conferencing service. You will need to be committed to improving outcomes for children and promote the child’s wishes and feelings.

You will develop good joint working partnerships, with Families, Children and Young People and their significant others, contributing to the development and implementation of the family plan. This may include you being willing to travel for visits or hold conferences in the evening or at weekends. We are committed to support practitioners to continue their professional development by providing workforce development activity throughout a worker’s career pathway. This is an exciting opportunity to broaden career aspirations into wider practice development, improvement and learning.

The Successful applicants will work closely with Children, Young People, family members and significant others in order to prepare and support them through the Family Group Conferencing process. The successful candidates will have completed the relevant Family Group Conferencing training. In addition you will need to have excellent report writing, communication and presentation skills.

You will develop good joint working partnerships, with Families, Children and Young People and their significant others, contributing to the development and implementation of the family plan. You will need to be committed to improving outcomes for children and promote the child’s wishes and feelings.

The successful candidates will be able to offer a level of flexibility in terms of their working hours and may include you being willing to travel for visits or hold conferences in the evening or at weekends.

We are committed to support practitioners to continue their professional development by providing workforce development activity throughout a worker’s career pathway. This is an exciting opportunity to broaden career aspirations into wider practice development, improvement and learning.

All our children and young people enjoy the best possible quality of life and reach their full potential. We are looking for enthusiastic and committed workers to join our Family Group Conferencing team within the Family Support & Residential services. The Successful applicants will work closely with Children, Young People, family members and significant others in order to prepare and support them through the Family Group Conferencing process.

Why work in Liverpool:

  • World class culture, media and sport offers
  • One of the world’s most distinctive and creative cities, in top 40 visitor destinations in the world
  • European Capital of Culture in 2008 – massive range of events planned for 2018 celebrations
  • Visitor economy £4.3bn, welcomed over 62m visitors and supports over 51,500 jobs
  • World Heritage Site and home to the world’s largest harbour

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check

The Director and his team are committed to supporting and motivating an experienced, stable and skilled workforce to ensure we deliver this vision for our children and families.

    

  • Employer: Liverpool City Council
  • Reference: LCC01842
  • Published: Fri 24/08/2018, 11:35 AM
  • Closing on: Wed 12/09/2018, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours:
  • Salary: £23,111 - £27,358
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Liverpool

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