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Family Contact Worker - Manchester

Job Title: Family Contact Worker - Manchester
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Manchester
Industry:
Salary: £18.27 - 18.27 per hour
REF: SD1412202201
Contact Name: Kasey Sanders
Contact Email: enquiries@4recruitmentservices.com
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Family Contact Worker - Manchester

Are you a passionate, dedicated Family Worker looking for your next role? 4Recruitment Services are recruiting a Family Contact Worker to join a team based in a Children’s Home in Manchester. 

Pay Rates: £18.27 per hour 

Duration: 03/01/2023 - 3 months

Hours: Monday to Friday 09:30 - 17:00, 35 hrs/week – Hybrid 

Family Contact Worker role: Full JD Available

  • Work alongside the social work team
  • Facilitate and supervise family time with looked after children and their families (these will take place in the community e.g. sure starts, schools
  • Make an observation of the family time for social workers assessment
  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of Child Protection procedures and principles and MCC social work procedures relating to court proceedings
  • Ensure that the Child’s Contact Record is complete with sufficient information
  • Transport of the children where needed
  • Work with the families to resolve any behavioural and emotional issues that may arise from Contact
  • Provide advise to parents where needed on things such as child development, guidance on play
  • Build strong and trusting working relationships with the children, families and all staff

Essential Requirements:

  • UK Driving Licence, business insurance, access to a vehicle
  • Recent experience working with looked after children and their families
  • Nurturing approach
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • You Must Have Right to Live & Work in the UK
  • Enhanced Child and Adult DBS Certificate registered onto the update service

We also offer an outstanding referral scheme for any Family Worker friends or colleagues.

If you are a Family Worker and would like to express your interest, please contact us for this great opportunity by calling on 0208 514 9110 and speak to Sammy Davis Or email on, sammyd@4recruitmentservices.com 

Recruitment is done in line with safe recruitment practices. 4Recruitment Services is an equal opportunities employer.