Early Help Screener

Location Windsor, Windsor and Maidenhead, England
Discipline: Public Sector
Job type: Contract
Salary: ££11.00 - £12 per hour
Contact name: Kate McKnight

Contact email: kmcknight@novaxrecruitment.com
Job ref: RQ428650_1624465202
Published: about 1 month ago

New Opportunity for a Early Help Screener
36 hours/week
Windsor & Maidenhead
£11 hour

Looking for an Early help advisor to work closely with the schools, Early Help Services and Safeguarding facilitating excellent partnerships working. You will be there to support agencies, children and their families to access appropriate support when required avoiding the escalation of issues or needs.

Main duties:

  • Offer a link officer for schools to help them understand how best to support their children and families
  • Provide advice, information and signpost schools and families to appropriate early help and school support services
  • Support schools to complete Early Help Plans
  • Directly support the work of the Early Help Hub to ensure families and children access the right service at the right time
  • Support the work of the Education Navigator by linking with schools and Early Help Services following a referral to the Multi-agency Safeguarding Hub


Essential:

  • Education and qualifications equivalent to 3 'A' Levels or above
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation and government guides, such as the Children Acts 1989 and 2004, Working Together to Safeguard Children
  • Good knowledge of education and the school system and early help support processes and systems
  • Safeguarding knowledge and familiarity with multiagency thresholds
  • Experience of working with children and families in either a voluntary or statutory setting and working with partner agencies
  • Full clean driving license


for further information please contact Kate on 01616670022 or email