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Home Start Kirkcaldy – Family Support Worker
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.
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.