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Family TimeWorker

Job Description

Job Description

Service Care Solutions has a new and exciting opportunity which has become available working as a Family support worker for Oldham council.

Oldham Council are currently looking for someone who is happy to work 37 hours per week.

Key responsibilities

  • To work directly with children, young people and families, providing practical help, advice and guidance on issues affecting family, relationship and functioning, whilst subject to child protection/child in need plans and /or in the care of the Local Authority. This will include welfare visits and family support tasks at family homes and other designated venues.
  • To develop a local knowledge and understanding of resources which are available to meet the needs of the child and family, e.g. local children's centres, family activities, leisure facilities, support groups for child/family, support of health related issues such as sexual health or drugs.
  • To contribute to and implement individual plans for children and young people, in partnership with parents, carers, social workers and other agencies.
  • To ensure files and records are accurately maintained, reflecting partnership with families, and maintained in accordance with Council policies and procedures. Information should be appropriately shared with other professionals.

Essential criteria

  • Must hold a Minimum of a NVQ level 3 in a related subject (childcare/Health and social care or any equivalent)
  • Must be a driver, with access to a vehicle

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Why Service Care Solutions?

  • A Dedicated consultant specific to your area of work with up to date knowledge on markets and new positions.
  • We operate nationwide working with both public and private domains.
  • All Compliance paid for including DBS and Social Work registration.
  • We operate 3 payrolls per week
  • Bring your Job to us bonus of £250
  • Refer a friend Bonus of £250