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Family Wellbeing Worker

  • Full time
  • £21,602 – £26,186
  • East Lothian
  • Closing 20th September 2019


  • Advertised from 23rd August 2019
  • Hours: 35. Salary: Starting at £21,602 with progression to £26,186
  • CFS19/47

Role

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a new service, supporting families to prevent children being accommodated. This service will work alongside our Family Group Decision making team, empowering families to create their own solutions to their problems.

This service will support families to develop their strengths and draw on their wider family network to keep their children safe and at home.

You must have experience of working with children and families within the community. You also need an SVQ Level 3/ HNC or equivalent in Child Care/Social Care or related area, or other relevant qualification at SCQF level 7.

This is a fixed term post of 35 hours per week until 01 October 2021. Hours to be worked flexibly to suit the needs of the families (evenings and occasional weekends as required).

Application notes

To apply, please visit children1st.org.uk/who-we-are/about-children-1st/jobs/family-support-worker-x-3

Closing date: Friday 20 September 2019.

Interviews will be held on the 1st and 2nd of October 2019.

The selection process will include seeking PVG Scheme information.

Children 1st is the working name of the Royal Scottish Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children. Registered Charity No: SC 016092

Equal opportunities matter to Children 1st.