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Family Support Worker (Westfield Family Centre, Watford)

Salary £21,000.00 (FTE)
Hours Full Time (39 hours per week)
Closing date Monday September 27th, 2021 11:59pm
Job Description Family-Support-Worker-JD-May-2021.pdf

InspireAll are a charity that have a reputation for delivering energising and motivating leisure and family support services across Hertfordshire and Buckinghamshire for communities to achieve rewarding and active lifestyles.

We employ people who are passionate about our values and want to share our vision to provide our customers with the best experience, being served by approachable and friendly staff however we encourage a positive work / life balance.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Family Support Worker at Westfield Family Centre working with an enthusiastic and friendly team.

We are looking for someone who has experience of working as a member of a team that promotes an environment that safeguards and protects children; and could use a variety of methods to actively engage and support families.

We are looking for someone who has:

  • Level 3-4 in a recognised professional qualification in health, education, childcare, social care or equivalent.
  • Experience of working with families (2+ years) including experience of home visiting and case load management.
  • Knowledge of the importance of safeguarding children
  • Knowledge and experience of facilitating parenting programmes e.g. Parenting Puzzle, Families Feeling Safe

The role will involve:

  • Supporting hard to reach families either in person, by phone, or virtually (i.e. MS Teams, WhatsApp etc.)
  • Delivering 1:1 programmes of work in order to achieve the best outcomes for a family.
  • Computer literacy and keeping accurate records
  • Partnership working

The role will involve a mixture of working from home and from our two centre bases at Westfield and South Oxhey Family Centres. This exciting role will include both virtual and face to face (Covid secure) work with families. You need to have excellent communication skills and have good IT skills (including the ability or willingness to use Facebook Live, Zoom, and other platforms to deliver targeted support to families)

Car Driver and Level 3 in Early Years essential.

Working for INSPIREALL your staff benefits will include: 

  • FREE use of our gyms, swimming pools and classes (T & C apply)
  • REDUCED Fitness membership for family and friends
  • DISCOUNTS on Nursery places and children’s activities
  • FREE Cinema and Theatre tickets at Wyllyotts Theatre
  • GENEROUS holiday entitlement
  • Long Service Awards
  • Excellent training opportunities and career progression

Applications will be considered immediately, interviews will be offered when suitable applications are received.

For an informal chat about this post, please contact Aliyah Shabbir: 07870 898325 / Aliyah.Shabbir@inspireall.com or Antoinette Strachan: 07870 898281 / Antoinette.Strachan@inspireall.com

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