Family Key Worker

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    £15.99 / Hour
  • Job type:
    Contract
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:
    Social Work
  • Deadline:
    October 19, 2019

Spencer Clarke Group are working closely alongside Croydon Council to provide them a with a Family Key Worker to join their team on a 6 Month Contact, likely to be extended.

This role is 36 hours per week and offers a pay rate of £15.99 per hour. This may be negotiable dependent on your experience. Working hours will be 09:00 am to 17:00 pm (Flexible).

The purpose of the job:  Giving support to families with multiple and complex needs where intensive support is required. Engage and sustain families in the programme to ensure improvements in their resilience and autonomy, improving outcomes and preventing escalation of their issues. Work in an integrated and partnership focussed way with families and other agencies through the delivery of a defined practice model in order that families increase their capacity to function in the community without the need for intensive

As a successful Family Key Worker, you will:

  • Providing direct and intensive input to families across a range of issues that are adversely affecting the child’s appropriate health, development and learning.
  • Undertaking whole family assessments, where children are identified as vulnerable and develop appropriate family plans in partnership with parents, children, settings, the multiagency locality team and relevant agencies. 
  • Holding a weighted caseload consisting of families with multiple and complex issues and families that require less intensive support.
  • Using evidence-based strategies and support mechanisms to enable the child and family to sustain their own improvement.

 To be considered for this role, you will have the following knowledge/experience:      

  • Significant and recent experience in direct with families including engaging families and assessing need leading to delivery of effective support for families
  • Significant experience in establishing and maintaining positive professional relationships with individuals with complex and multiple needs
  • Facilitating parent programmes and group sessions to support targeted families

If you wish to be put forward for this role, please apply and contact Thomas @ Spencer Clarke group – th@spencerclarkegroup.co.uk

WHY SPENCER CLARKE?!

Here at Spencer Clarke Group we provide workers with their own dedicated and experience consultant who provide extensive market knowledge!

  • Access to a wide range of temporary and permanent opportunities
  • Market leading referrals of up to £500
  • Free DBS checks
  • Post Placement Aftercare
  • Loyalty reward scheme and regular competitions for our agency workers

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