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Family Support Worker

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Do you have the experience, sensitivity and skills to support children and families ?

Can you manage a busy but fulfilling caseload, providing effective advice, guidance and support?

Are you qualified to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in health, social care or early years?

Do you want to work in a friendly and supportive team?

The primary focus of these roles is the provision of a range of engagement activities, information support and advice to families, both at our Family Centre hubs and other sites within the community, including home visits. You are expected to have a ‘hands on’ approach to the delivery of services.

Benefits: Here at OneYMCA, we take pride in looking after our colleagues, as we know our people are the driving force behind our success. Therefore, alongside competitive pay and a fulfilling and supportive work environment, we offer various staff benefits including:

  • Opportunity to accrue additional leave, up to 5 days
  • Many learning and career development opportunities, with paid and tailored training
  • Free Employee Assistance Programme 24/7 including access to counselling and GP services
  • Employer contributory pension scheme
  • Good maternity and paternity leave
  • Compassionate leave
  • Health and wellbeing opportunities
  • Access to Simply Health Plan, covering various medicals costs including optical, dental costs
  • Opportunities to volunteer with different parts of the organization through Mission 25 program
  • Employee Discount scheme on brands, travel, groceries and more

Salary: £24,141 per annum.

Location: these roles will be based around East Herts, so you must be able to travel around the region in your own vehicle, which must be insured for business use. (Business insurance is cheap to obtain from your current insurer).

Please do not delay applying since we may interview on a rolling basis.

Family Centres are places where children under 11 years old and their families can receive seamless integrated services and information. It is also where they can access help from a range of multi-disciplinary teams of professionals.

One YMCA provides a range of social housing, sports, health & wellbeing, children’s services, youth and community activities within Herts, Beds & Bucks for the benefit of local people and communities.

We offer a friendly and supportive working environment, and you will be a valued member of our team.

To Apply

Please read the full job description (attached with our vacancy listing) carefully.

When you apply, please use the “Supporting Information” field in our application form to fully explain how you meet the requirements in the job description.

***We may interview on a rolling basis, so please don’t delay sending your application.***

You will need a full driving licence and suitably insured car for use during working hours.

A Enhanced DBS check is required for this role.

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