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Family Support Worker

Job Description

Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting a Family Support worker on behalf Derbyshire County Council to cover the Chesterfield, High Peak areas of Derbyshire.

Roles include:

arranging and Supervising of contact.

To assist in the assessment process

To commission services both internally and externally

To undertake complete holistic assessments of service user needs on less complex cases, to include a range of outcomes

Arranging/providing transport for/or acting as escort to clients.

Disseminating information to clients (eg facilities available in the community and/or provided by the Department).

Assisting Social Workers and others in the implementation of assessment, intervention and care plans.

Liaison with voluntary bodies and other services, agencies or groups working in the area, as appropriate.

Serving on ad hoc bodies/working parties etc.

Recording of all work undertaken and the preparation of reports/ assessments.

To undertake such training as is required.

To maintain confidentiality and observe data protection guidelines.

To carry out any other reasonable duties within the overall function, commensurate with the grading and level of responsibility of the post.

You will also be required during the course of your duties to comply with Council policies as follows: Environmental Equal Opportunities Health and Safety No Smoking

Providing services to all client groups if required, including the more routine statutory visiting of children in care.

To be involved, jointly with the Service Manager, in reviewing work and caseload at regular intervals, including the closure and transfer of cases.

To undertake reviews of service users and their care plans.

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*Service Care Solutions also offer a referral fee of £250 for anyone you may know. Once they are placed and complete their probationary period, you receive a £250 bonus! *

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.