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Assistant Early Help Practitioner

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Birdholme Childrens Centre, Derby Road, Birdholme, Chesterfield
Salary details
Grade 5 £19,264 - £19,650 per annum
Job term
Full Time
Appointment type
37 hours per week
Closing Date
21 August 2022
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Chesterfield Parenting Assessment and Family Time Team (PAFTT) have an opportunity within their team for 1 permanent Assistant Early Help Practitioners. The PAFTT is a fast paced team of 10 workers, which continues to evolve, providing supervised time between children and their birth parents/carers. 

A knowledge of safeguarding children is essential. Individuals will need to be dynamic, creative, caring and understand the importance of Life Story work with our children. Full induction, training and regular supervision will be provided. The Assistant Early Help Practitioner is a key role in the Early Help team, you will work closely with our Social Care team and a wide range of partners including foster carers, education, health and legal.

Provisional interview date: 2 September 2022

Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, the successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided. Click here to see our policy on criminal background checks.