Charity registered in Scotland SC001360
Home Link Family Support is a successful award winning small charity supporting families in Edinburgh and Midlothian through the delivery of the following home visiting services: Family Support, Ante-natal Support, Young Parents Support and Systemic Family Counselling. Our objective is to help reduce disadvantage to families with young children across Edinburgh and Midlothian.
We are seeking a Family Opportunities Worker who will provide early intervention practical support to families who are not managing their household affairs, resulting in challenges to wellbeing and parenting capacity. The focus of the support is to minimise the impact of poverty on children in their early years, by ensuring families have the knowledge of their entitlements and can effectively access what is on offer to improve outcomes for the whole family, especially the children.
Do you want to be a part of an award winning team? We have a vacancy for a dynamic, enthusiastic and organised individual to join our Systemic Family Counselling Team in Midlothian. This post is funded by for 12 months initially with likelihood of continued funding being finalised. The post holder will be responsible for managing referrals, assessing the needs of the whole family and supporting families with agreed strategies for change. You will be expected to work across Midlothian, visiting families in their own homes. Having access to a car for business use is essential.