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Collydean Community Centre - Family Support Worker
Created: 04/08/2021, Updated: 24/08/2021
Post: Family Support Worker
Hours: 10 hours per week, flexible, statutory annual leave
Location: Collydean Community Centre, Glenrothes
Reporting to: Centre Manager
Collydean Community Centre is looking to recruit a Family Support Worker to join its team. This is a diverse role requiring a range of skills and qualities, a knowledge of child protection principles, and a high degree of flexibility. The main tasks and responsibilities of this role are:
Supporting children and young people to increase resilience and positive outcomes for example attendance at school, attainment, emotional wellbeing, family relationships, developmental milestones, risk-taking behaviour.
Providing practical support and advice to families to address wellbeing needs and concerns, including meeting families in the community or their own homes. • To implement ambitious measures to alleviate poverty and inequality.
Involve children, young people, and their families in decisions that affect them.
Recording service user information and measuring impact of support.
Plan and assist with new groups, workshops and events to support families including family cooking workshops.
Given the nature of the post, you will be subject to a PVG application. Click here to view the full Job Description.
For more information, or to request an application pack, please e-mail [email protected] or call 01592 742 913.
The closing date for applications is 12:00 on Friday 10 September2021.