FAMILY OUTREACH WORKER

Looking for the chance to improve the lives of children and families in Calderdale?
Then this is how you could do it . . .

FAMILY OUTREACH WORKER
based at Jubilee Children’s Centre, Halifax
37.5 hpw – Salary £20,086 per annum

12 months contract to cover Maternity Leave

We are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic team member, committed to supporting vulnerable and excluded families.
Working directly with parents, carers and their children you will introduce and encourage new families to engage with the service, supporting them in groups and on a 1-1 basis to improve the quality of their lives and opportunities.

You will need:
➢ Some experience of working with children, young people and their families
➢ GCSE or equivalent qualification in Maths and English
➢ An ability to build and maintain relationships with multi-agency colleagues
➢ A non-judgemental, patient and sensitive approach to families under stress
➢ A willingness to work flexibly to meet the needs of the service, which will involve weekend/evening work
➢ The ability to work across Central Halifax
➢ A full driving license and the use of a car for work

Safeguarding children is a priority for Halifax Opportunities Trust. This post is subject to satisfactory references from the last 3 years of employment and an enhanced DBS check

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 3rd November 2021 @ 5 pm

Interviews are to be held on 12th November 2021

For an informal discussion regarding the above post please contact

Penny Wilson on 01422 342552

To apply, please download an application pack and return it to recruitment@regen.org.uk

Please note that CVs are not accepted as a form of application.

1. Job advert – Family Outreach Worker – 37.5hpw – JCC

2. Application Form – Family Outreach Worker

3. Family Outreach Worker – Job Description

4. Family Outreach Worker – Person Specification

5. Equal Opps form