Join our team!
Bristol Children’s Centres are looking for experienced and motivated individuals to join our service in the role of Family Support Worker with experience of working effectively with families within the community.
Children’s Centres offer all families and children unique experiences to enable them to reach their full potential.
The role will involve working with the Family Support team and other multi agency professional partners, to meet the needs of individuals, the communities and local priorities.
As a Family Support Worker you will hold a manageable caseload and co-ordinate packages of support for individual families. You will do this alongside the family, using a strength-based approach and involving the family and community network.
Your days will be varied. You may chair a team around a family meeting in the morning, liaise with a school and other professional, followed by a home visit, followed by organising an activity for the young person in the afternoon!
You will be confident in working as part of a busy team providing a universal and targeted service, supporting complex family situations and have experience of multi-agency partnership work. You will receive regular supervision. You will also promote good equalities practice and value diversity across the service.
Family Support Worker
South Bristol – 2 x 30 Hours fixed term (1yr)
1 x 37 Hours fixed term (1yr)
East Bristol – 1x 37 Hours Maternity Cover
1 X 18.5 permanent
Job reference VAC002591
Date posted 14/03/2022
Application closing date 03/04/2022
Salary £23,023 - £24,920 pro rata
Job category/type Social Care
Please send applications to Eastbristol.email@example.com
We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and their families and we expect all staff to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS and two satisfactory recent references.
The successful applicant will become employed by Bristol City Council.