This vacancy has now closed

Family Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £21,602 – £26,186 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 17th February 2020


  • Advertised from 4th February 2020
  • 28 hours
  • CFS20/06

Role

This is an exciting opportunity be part of a team working alongside families, building strong relationships and achieving positive outcomes.

As a member of the Glasgow Supporting Families Team, you’ll be linked to a local primary school (John Paul 2 Primary, Castlemilk), four days a week delivering an embedded family support service. We work alongside teachers to understand the issues affecting their pupils and what we can do to help raise children’s overall educational attainment, health and wellbeing. This post will have a specific emphasis on parental engagement and positive partnership working with parents to identify their needs and help them ensure their children get the best out of school.

This is a fixed term, part time post of 28 hours per week until 31 March 2021. Hours to be worked flexibly to suit the needs of the service and the school (evenings and occasional weekends as required)

Application notes

For further information and to apply, please visit children1st.org.uk/who-we-are/about-children-1st/jobs/family-support-worker-castlemilk

Closing date: Monday 17 February 2020.

It is anticipated that interviews will be held Friday 28 February 2020.

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