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  • Home Start Kirkcaldy Family Support Worker

    Created: 31/05/2019

    Post: Family Support Worker

    Hours: 20 per week

    Salary: NJC point 10-13 (£20,751-£22,021) pro rata

    Purpose of the job:

    To provide intensive practical and emotional support to families who are vulnerable and hard to reach.

    Main Responsibilities

    •  visiting families in their own homes (as agreed with Co-ordinators) to offer one to one support;
    •  encouraging and assisting families to access Home-Start Kirkcaldy’s family support group and creche;
    • assisting families to access other local services and attend appointments;
    • ensuring effective records are kept.

    For more information and to request an information pack please e-mail: [email protected],  telephone 01592 565285 or this can be download from their website.  For an informal chat please contact Eleanor Thomson.

    This post is temporary until March 2020 with a possibility of an extension, subject to funding. It is subject to a PVG check.

    Closing date for the post is 17 June and interviews will take place on 27 June 2019.

    Home-Start Kirkcaldy is committed to equality of opportunity and diversity. Home-Start Kirkcaldy is committed to safer recruitment practice as an important part of safeguarding and protecting children and vulnerable adults.




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