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Family Support Worker, Demelza

Post date
22 January 2019
Closing date
5 February 2019
St Leonards on Sea, East Sussex
Band 4 equivalent
37.5 hours per week
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Working as part of the Family Support Team, you will work alongside the team to provide family support for children, young people and families referred to Demelza.

You will have significant experience of direct work with children, young people and families with a clear understanding of the issues which they face. You will have a qualification relevant to child or social care (NVQ Level 3 equivalent), with a proven record of supporting families in the community setting and/or in the family home.

You will be able to demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills, with a high level of organisation and the ability to manage and re prioritise a changing workload. You will have the ability to be flexible and adaptable in your work.

You will have a tactful approach to problem solving, with the ability to maintain a professional approach at all times.

A valid driving licence is essential for this role as you will be required to undertake travel throughout the Demelza region.

Flexibility of working hours will be required, to include occasional evenings and weekend working.

Apply now to join #TeamDemelza and be part of our passion and dedication to be there when we are needed the most.

For an informal chat please call Melissa Mungovan, Care Services Lead, on 01323 446473

Closing Date – Tuesday 5th February 2019
Interview Date – Friday 15th February 2019

For more information and to apply for this role, please visit our website –

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