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Project Worker - Family Wellbeing

  • Full time
  • £26,977 – £31,576
  • Girvan
  • Closing 2nd July 2020

  • Advertised from 19th June 2020
  • 35 hours per week, funded initially until 31 March 2022.
  • CFS20/34


This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the development of Carrick Family Wellbeing Service in South Ayrshire. The service is a partnership between Children 1st and South Ayrshire Health and Social Care Partnership.

The service offers community based, child centred family wellbeing support across the Carrick Locality of Girvan, Maybole and the surrounding villages. The post will be based in Girvan; however, the successful candidate will be expected to travel across the Locality to connect with and support families.

The role will require an experienced and skilled practitioner who has excellent knowledge of trauma sensitive support and is able to get alongside families to understand their stories and jointly agree appropriate supports to meet need and promote strengths. The successful candidate will be required to work in close partnership with multi-agency partners within the GettingIt Right for Every Child framework.

If you have experience of supporting the wellbeing of families and communities, we want to hear from you.

This is a fixed term, full time role of 35 hours per week, funded initially until 31 March 2022.

Application notes

Closing date: Thursday 02 July 2020 at noon. It is anticipated that interviews will take place on Friday 31 July 2020.

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The selection process will include seeking PVG Scheme/Disclosure information.

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

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