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Early Help Practitioner (F and P)

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Victoria Street Family Support Centre, Victoria Street, Glossop
Salary details
Grade 8 £12,791.04 - £13,746.48 per annum
Job term
Part Time
Appointment type
Fixed Term - Covering for secondment until July 2024
18 hours and 30 minutes per week
Closing Date
11 December 2022
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The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic worker who is passionate about improving outcomes for children and young people.  Persuading, empowering and motivating families to engage and overcome barriers to change. 

To ensure that vulnerable children and young people are identified and supported so that they can aim to achieve stability, safety and permanence to enable them to thrive within their community and achieve their full potential. The work will include case management and direct work with children, young people and their families providing timely support and interventions to address safeguarding concerns and reduce risks to children and young people. 

The successful candidate will be completing Early Help Assessments and leading Team Around the Family plans. You will also deliver a range of evidence-based group programs to children, young people and families. 

You will work within the Early Help Team and jointly with the Parenting Assessment and Family Time team, as well as Children Centre’s and Social Care colleagues. The Early Help workforce is responsible for creating and maintaining effective partnerships between the local authority, health, schools, and the voluntary sector.

The team and post are based within the Early Help Team in High Peak and North Dales.

Provisional Interview Date: 13 January 2023

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.