Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Family Support Worker

Service Care Solutions are recruiting for a Family support worker based in Stevenage for Hertfordshire council

in this position you will carry out the following tasks.

, To understand the thresholds pertaining to the different tiers of service provision, to liaise with multi-agency colleagues and to build positive community-based relationships with key agencies and partners.

Including undertaking and competing S.17 & S.47 multi-agency checks as requested by the Social Worker.

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, Multi-agency partnership working in line with the agreed threshold document, so that escalation of need is minimised, and families are supported at the most appropriate level of need.

, To undertake tasks as requested by Social Workers in order to provide support and advice to families in a motivational and positive way; undertake direct work with parents/carers to encourage change using the Child and Family Assessment Programme.

, Ensuring that all relevant pathways for children becoming ‘Looked After' are completed and undertake tasks as requested by Social Workers/Managers relating to supervision and arrangement of contact.

, To complete financial breakdowns with families on the edge of poverty, to support them in making appropriate financial decisions.

To engage with multi agency services to maximise equal service provision for vulnerable children and their families to prevent exclusion and/or destitution.

, To directly work with children and their families who are on the edge of breakdown and whose parenting is deemed as an indicator of abuse towards their children.

if you're interested in this role please email me your CV to or call 01772 208964 & ask for Delanie