Family Support Worker

Full Time
Salary: £21.00 per hour
Location: Walsall, West Midlands
Sectors:Unqualified Social Care

Family Support Worker
Full time: 37/hrs a week | Hybrid, 2 days from office, home visits etc
Start date: ASAP

AKTON Recruitment is working closely with the local authorities and we are looking for a Family Support Worker in the Walsall area. Enhanced DBS required for the role.

Job Role:
*To work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to provide an integrated whole family approach to families with children/young people aged 0 - 19 who present multiple, complex needs which cannot be met by a single agency in a universal setting.
*To assist in the delivery of robust services to children and young people who are at risk of needing specialist interventions or become Looked After by the Local Authority
*To support to the effective safeguarding of children and young people through, contribution to multiagency plans, timely identification of risks and vulnerabilities and onward referrals to the relevant Children's Social Care Services or other agencies as appropriate.
*Work flexibly to meet the needs of children and families within the borough through evidence based/evidenced informed interventions
*Develop and deliver time limited individual or group work programmes of support.
*To support the overall vision, ethos and aims of the Children's Services and the Locality Hubs
*To carry out a range of tasks as identified and allocated by the Senior Family Support, Team Manager or Group Manager