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Early Help Advice Officer

  • Job reference: DEPEHOSUNDER
  • Location: Tyne and Wear
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Unqualified Social Work
Job description: As an Early Help Advice Officer within Sunderland CC, you will work directly with children, young people and families in the home and in community settings to provide early help support and interventions. Candidates will work part time hours, 18.5 per week. pay rates are between £10-£11 per hour.

Sunderland CC pride themselves on continual improvement and offer great support with agency staff. They will require candidates to carry out the following:

- Provide and implement appropriate induction for families into health, family support, social care and education opportunities; sign-post families to support available through the universal services

- Carry a case-load of children, young people and their families, commensurate with need and complexity, and co-ordinate a team around that child/family as Lead Professional

- Undertake outreach work, providing support for families and children in need, including home visiting, coordinating work as part of the team around the child

- Monitor the progress of all plans, review progress and adjust plans as needed; ensure all information is available for Troubled Families returns and claims

- Deliver advice and support in the home and in early education settings to parents and professionals for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND)

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Theo at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208 964 or email theo.mason@servicecare.org.uk

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So if you know of anyone who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive £250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed!