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Family Support Worker - Catford

Job Title: Family Support Worker - Catford
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Catford
Salary: £19.11 - 22.97 per hour
REF: SD1310202201
Contact Name: Kasey Sanders
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Family Support Worker - Catford

Are you a passionate, dedicated Family Support Worker looking for your next role? 4Recruitment Services are recruiting a Family Support Worker to join their team based in Catford, Lewisham. You will work directly with children, young people and families on the Referral and Assessment Team/ Family Support Service Team. 

Pay Rates: £19.11 - £22.97 per hour

Duration: 3 months initially with possible extension

Family Support Worker role: Full JD Available

  • Work with young people and their families to provide support to improve outcomes, address challenges, reduce risks to children and to enable families to make and sustain change.
  • Build trusting relationships.
  • Work with them on issues such as parenting functioning, employment, school attendence, homlessness, learning difficulties ect.
  • Encourage positive behaviour.
  • Assess parenting skills and help parents/ carers to build caring abilties.
  • Udertake assessments and plans to resolve issues.
  • Keep records of work undertaken, prepare reports for reviews, conferences and courts.
  • Keep reports on behaviour/ concerns.
  • Make professional referrals where needed.
  • Attend meetings and conferences.
  • Work with outside contacts such as police, social services, mental health teams, schools.

Essential Requirements:

  • Recent experience working with vulnerable children, young people and families
  • Recent experience in family support
  • 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 Support Worker friends or colleagues.

If you are a Family Support 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, 

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