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Family Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £18,795 pro-rata
  • Denny
  • Closing 12th July 2019

  • Advertised from 27th June 2019
  • 25 hours per week. One Year Fixed Term Contract. Possible extension depending on funding.


Home-Start Falkirk West is a Voluntary organisation committed to promoting the welfare of families with at least one child under five years of age.

We offer regular support, friendship and practical help to families in their own homes or in group settings, helping to prevent family crisis and breakdown.

We are looking for an enthusiastic Family Support Worker to deliver our 5 Family Group Hubs across Falkirk.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A good standard of education
  • Parenting experience and an understanding of the needs of children and families
  • Experience of planning and delivering support groups for parents and children
  • Sensitivity
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge of office systems
  • Applicants must have use of their own car for which expenses are paid

Application notes

For an application pack please email: or telephone 01324 829444

Closing date for applications is 5 PM on Friday 12th July 2019

This post is open to Job Share.

Appointment is subject to satisfactory references and PVG Scheme Membership/Update.

Home-Start Falkirk West is committed to equal opportunities and to safe recruitment practices as part of safeguarding and protecting children and vulnerable adults.

This post is funded by The Big Lottery

Home-Start Falkirk West is a company limited by guarantee - registration number SC280863.

Home-Start Falkirk West is a registered Charity in Scotland – registration number No:SC029540.