Family Support Worker

Location Dudley
Discipline: Public Sector
Job type: Contract
Salary: £Up to £14 per hour
Contact name: Sam Morris

Contact email:
Job ref: RQ451760_1635426673
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: 22.11.2021

Family Support Worker
£14.00 Per Hour

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Family Support Worker to work in Dudle based within the Social Care sector. The ideal candidate will have experience of working with children, young people, and families at risk of statutory intervention.

The Support Worker is an important key role within the Children & Families Safeguarding and Support service. As a Family Support Worker you will work within a team of Social Workers working to support and safeguard our most vulnerable children, young people and their families.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Work alongside social workers to contribute to high quality assessments to support and safeguard children and young people.

  • Undertake high quality evidence based Graded Care Profile 2 assessments and PAM's assessments.

  • Work alongside social workers to progress the Care in Need Plans and Child Protection Plans.

  • Work in partnership with families, providing advice and support to strengthen their parenting and promote the safety and welfare of children and young people living within the family, reducing the risk of abuse and neglect and the need for statutory social care intervention.

  • Proactively engage and support the most vulnerable, distressed and challenging children, young people and so that we fully understand their day to day lived experience and take account of their wishes and feelings.

For more information call Sam on 01615491999 or email