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Family Support Worker Band 4-Temporary

Part Time

REF: NWR FSW4

Londonderry/Derry, Northern Ireland

Job description

To provide a flexible support service to families with children in need in keeping with the assessed care plan and including the possibility of evening / weekend work.

Experience/ Qualifications

Minimum of Level 3 qualification ( or equivalent) in a care related subject

And 1 years experience in caring role within a health / social care related environment where the work was regular

Or

Level 2 qualification in a care related subject

And 2 years experience in a caring role within a health / social care related environment where the work was regular

Or

3 years experience in a caring role within a health / Social care related role where the work was regular

Currently hold or be eligible for immediate registration with the NISCC on the Social Care part of the registration

Hold a current full driving licence which is valid for use in the UK and have access to a car on appointment

This criteria will be waived in the case of applicantsĀ  whose disability prohibits driving but who have access to a form of transport approved by the trust which will permit them to carry out the duties of the post.

Essential

Skills

  • Ability to work a part of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Good organisational skills with an ability to prioritise own workload
  • Excellent communication interpersonal skills to meet the needs of the post in full which will include the writing / compilation of reports
  • Demonstrate an aptitude for working with children and families.

Knowledge

  • Awareness Child development
  • Awareness of safety/risks factors
  • Confidentiality
  • Flexibility

Desirable

Further experience working with parents/children in a formal paid setting

Awareness of Family Support Services

Job Card

REF

NWR FSW4

Start Date:

2021-09-03

Closing Date:

2021-11-30

Contract type:

Part Time

Salary/Package:

To be discussed at interview

Sector:

Temporary Agency Staff

Location:

Londonderry/Derry

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