Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Family Support Worker

Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting a Family Support Worker on behalf of Wigan Council's Start Well Service.

As a Start Well worker you will be Supporting Children and Families at a Level 3 threshold of need utilising Early Help frameworks and managing your own case load.

Job Duties:

  • Use the early help framework to provide support according to family's needs and help them achieve their goals by identifying strengths building on individual, family and community capacity whilst making sure the family, children and young people are fully engaged in the process

  • Ensure the exchange of relevant information between partners, for example community services, schools, educational institutions , GP clusters and ‘huddles' to identify children, young people and families who have support needs

  • Support young people who are not accessing education or employment (NEET) as part of a holistic plan at level 2/3 of the threshold of need.

  • Support and empower partners to deliver Early Help at level 1, ensuring that children and families are supported before needs escalate

  • Participate fully in both the supervision and employee development process, keeping their line manager informed as to the progress that children, young people and their families are making

Ensure you operate within GDPR guidelines by regularly reviewing data held and destroying information in line with retention schedules

Essential Requirements

  • Previous experience working with Children and Families

  • Enhanced DBS

  • Full clean driving Licence with use of vehicle

  • Understanding of Child development

  • Level 3 in Child care desirable

APPLY NOW - Send your CV to Kyle…

The benefits of working with Kyle at Service Care Solutions:
, You will receive a dedicated and personal consultant with a vast knowledge of social work in the Greater Manchester, Cheshire, Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire regions.

, We are a nationwide supplier of Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities which means we have a wide variety of exclusive roles based all over the country
, We provide frequent updates of new opportunities via text and email and phone call.

, We have an expert payroll service which is processed twice a week

*Service Care Solutions also offer a referral fee of £250 for anyone you may know


Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.