Assistant Early Help Practitioner
- The Elms, 70-72 Elmsleigh Drive Midway, Swadlincote
- Salary details
- Grade 5 £21,189 - £21,575 per annum
- Job term
- Full Time
- Appointment type
- Fixed Term - Covering for secondment 1 July 2024
- 37 hours per week
- Closing Date
- 04 June 2023
South Derbyshire and Dales Parenting Assessment and Family Time Team (PAFTT) have an opportunity within their team for an Assistant Early Help Practitioners. The PAFTT is a fast paced team 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.
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.