Family support worker
Cardiff Council Children's services are seeking to recruit a family support worker to be based in the Interventions Hub which is essential in helping families get the right help at the right time.
That’s why Cardiff are developing their early intervention and prevention services to make sure families can access a range of services and tiered support to prevent the need for statutory social work intervention.
You will need to have experience of working with children, young people and their families and be committed to working with families to enhance parenting capacity and improve the life chances of children and young people.
In this role you will be delivering services that enable parents with children who are identified to be in need, to build on their capacity and enhance and promote their child's health and development.
You should be self-motivated, well organised and able to work as part of a team as well as independently.
The role is a temporary, full time position for an initial period of 3 months with a view to this being extended on a rolling basis and is offering a pay rate of at least £12.92 per hour.
The role will be hybrid based with a mixture of home working and working in the community with families so as a result the successful candidate is required to be a car driver.
The ideal candidate will have:• Experience of working with young people and their families• Full UK driving license• Enhanced DBS check• Be able to work upon own initiative and within a teamThe benefits of working with Eilidh at Service Care Solutions:• You will receive a dedicated and personal consultant with a vast knowledge of social work• We are a nationwide supplier of Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities whichmeans we have a wide variety of exclusive roles based all over the country• We provide frequent updates of new opportunities via text and email• We have an expert payroll service which is processed twice a weekAt Service Care Solutions we also offer a £250 bonus for referrals! If you think you know someone who would be ideal for this role and they are placed in the job you will then receive £250 at the end of their probationary period.To apply for this role, or to refer someone else, then please do not hesitate to contact Eilidh at Service Care Solutions on 01772208964 or firstname.lastname@example.org.