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Children's Centre Family Support Worker
  • Employer: North Somerset Council
  • Reference: PFSW0320
  • Published: Wed 18/03/2020, 11:50 AM
  • Closing on: Thu 30/04/2020, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 18.5 hours per week
  • Salary: JG6:- £23,166 per annum, pro rata
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: North Somerset

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Children's Centre Family Support Worker


Contract:                              Permanent

Closing date:                       Thursday 30 April 2020

We are looking to appoint a Family Support Worker, for the Central group of Children’s Centres. The post will be based at Yeo Valley Children’s Centre and Rural Outreach and will also cover: Clevedon Children’s Centre and Yatton Library and Children’s Centre.  The 18.5 hours will be split over 3 days, Tuesday-Friday.

Children’s Centre Family Support Workers are required to have knowledge and experience of children’s learning and development, for the 0-5 age group and a commitment to supporting families. To ensure the best outcomes for children, successful candidates will be confident in working 1:1 with families as well and in a group setting. Yeo Valley Children’s Centre serves rural communities as well as the local traveller sites; therefore, experience of community engagement would be desirable. Experience of multi agency working and Early help is essential, we work with partner agencies to provide a holistic service to vulnerable families. Family outcomes are recorded using our Early Help Module therefore; competency in the use of ICT is required. Previous applicants need not apply.

North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, gender, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Want to know more and apply?

For an informal discussion, please contact Jenny Kingston on 07500 125 679

Visit to download an application pack and apply online.

Anticipated interview date:      To be confirmed