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Family Support Worker

Job Description

Service Care Solutions are recruiting for a Family Support Worker to join Sefton Council's children's & young people's service.

Early Help Workers based and work agilely in Family Wellbeing Centre's and people's homes across Sefton. The successful candidates will form part of a multi-disciplinary team, be responsible for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and families, act as a single point of contact and coordinate a holistic temporary offer of early help and intervention support with their cases.

You are expected to have procedural and practical knowledge of Early Help Services and experience of working with children and young people aged 0-19. This will include experience in one or more of the following:

  • Family Wellbeing Hubs or Children Centre's
  • Working with children 0-19years, at home, community or school environments
  • Supporting young people with mental health and wellbeing needs
  • Supporting school attendance and achievement
  • Working with young people and adolescence
  • Supporting children and young people with SEND/ASC
  • You will have knowledge of safeguarding and be an advocate for strength-based approaches underpinned by an awareness of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE's) and trauma informed practice.

To be considered for the position you must have the following:

  • Significant experience working with children and families.
  • Enhanced DBS
  • NVQ level 3 or equivalent
  • Full UK driver's license and access to your own vehicle

Full time position, 36 hours per week.

If you are interested please call Ashley Brown on 01772 208964 or email me your CV -

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.

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 to work!
* An extensive & exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK
* Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.
* Excellent Annual Loyalty schemes / bonuses.
* DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.