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Family Support Worker

Job Description

Family Support Worker needed with Oxfordshire County Council

Start Date- ASAP

Location - Abingdon

Duration - Initially 3 months

Hours per week - 37 hours per week (including evenings and weekends)

Salary - £18 ltd an hour


  • On a rota basis including evenings and weekends. Shifts are 8.30am - 5pm or 1.30pm - 10pm
  • To work with unaccompanied Children and Young People to provide support and guidance in a localised environment
  • Direct work with Children, professionals and safeguarding of children
  • Support unaccompanied children and young people who arrive to the establishment in both a planned and spontaneous way
  • To keep accurate recordings of the work undertaken

What is required?

  • An understanding of the impact of trauma, abuse, social deprivation and disadvantage on children, young people and their families
  • Experience of providing services to children with specific needs
  • Recognised and relevant professional qualification in children's services, or equivalent experience

If you are interested please call Jemma Molloy 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.
  • Payroll service twice a week.
  • Ltd and PAYE payment options available.
  • Annual training budget of up to £250 and continued online CPD training.
  • Excellent Annual Loyalty schemes / bonuses.
  • DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.