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Family Support Worker/ Social Work Assistant

Job Title: Family Support Worker/ Social Work Assistant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Oldham
Salary: £13.04 - 13.04 per hour
REF: SD0311202202
Contact Name: Kasey Sanders
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Family Support Worker/ Social Work Assistant - Oldham 

Are you a passionate, dedicated Family Support Worker looking for your next role? 4Recruitment Services are recruiting a Family Support Worker/ Social Work Assistant to join a safeguarding and vulnerable children team based in Oldham. You will be required to safeguard the welfare of children who are subject to child protection/ child in need plans and/or in the care of the local authority. 

Pay Rates: £13.04 per hour

Duration: 3 months initially 

Family Support Worker role: Full JD Available

  • Direct work with the children and young people
  • Develop individual plans for the children and young people to ensure needs are met
  • Assessment visits to provide practical help and advice on issues they are having
  • Understanding of resourcing available to meet the needs i.e.. support groups, children’s centres
  • Maintain files and records
  • Provide written and verbal contributions to meetings based on the children and families
  • Contact supervision
  • Practical parent observations to provide to the social worker/ court
  • Attend court if required

Essential Requirements:

  • UK Driving Licence, access to a vehicle, business insurance
  • Recent experience working with children in need, young people & their families
  • Recent experience in Family Support
  • You Must Have Right to Live & Work in the UK
  • Enhanced 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, 

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