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Vacancy Details

Salary: £24,920 - £27,514 (pro-rata to hours)
Job Type: Permanent
Category: City Council (External Vacancy)
Closing Date: 08/29/2022
Reference: 0000015648


Directorate:  Children and Family Services

Section:  Education and Family Support

Grade:  Level 7

Actual Salary: £24,920 – £27,514 (full time) or £19,936 - £22,011.20 (29.6 hours per week)

Hours:  37 or 29.6 hours per week

Closing Date:  29 August 2022


A exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Supporting Families Service as a Family Support Worker.  The successful candidates will carry a caseload supporting families with multiple complex needs as part of the national Supporting Families Programme.  They operate as part of an outreach service forming an integral part of the Family Hub offer within the City.  The successful candidate will be enthusiastic about Early Intervention and supporting families to create the best environment in which their children can thrive, grow and develop to their full potential.  Working in partnership with other service providers will be an essential part of developing an Early Help plan that will be created with the family and children using the Outcome Star assessment framework.  

If you have any queries about the role, please contact Linda Hallam on 01782 238352 or email


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all our employees and volunteers to share this commitment.  This position is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful applicant will be subject to a criminal record check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).


Please note that if an employee who is currently at risk of redundancy within the organisation applies for this vacancy their application will receive priority.  If this happens you will be advised accordingly.


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In order to apply for this vacancy, you must be able to supply the required answers to the following questions:

  • Do you have the Right to Work in the UK?


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