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Family Support Worker

Job Description

Family Support Worker required in busy and welcoming locality team in Wakefield area. Fantastic opportunity to have a positive impact on the lives of children and young people in the area.

This position is:

  • Full time - 37 hours per week (generally over 5 days but with flexibility where required
  • Monday - Fri (08:30 - 17:00 Monday to Thursday, 08:30 - 16:30 Friday
  • Initial 3 month contract, with the possibility of extension

If successful, you will:

  • Work in a busy and welcoming locality safeguarding team in Featherstone
  • Supervising contact for children and young people in care and subject to court proceedings
  • Undertaking direct work with children and young people

We are looking for:

* car drivers with a full clean uk license and access to their own vehicle

* enthusiastic individuals with experience of working with children and families

* Enhanced DBS

The benefits of working with SCS;

* A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact
* Exceptional referral bonuses- £250 per referral placed in work
* An extensive & exclusive range of Social work vacancies across the UK
* Nationwide provider of Social work staff to over 200 local authorities
* Annual training budget of up to £250 and continued online CPD training
* DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.

If you would be interested in this position, please contact Emily @ Service Care Solutions on 01772 208964 or

If this role isn't right for you, but you know someone who would fit perfectly to our engaged and devoted team and you refer them, you will receive a referral bonus of £250.