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Family and Student Support Key Worker

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Esteem Multi-Academy Trust
Salary details
Grade 8 Actual Salary £23,654 - £25,867 per annum
Job term
Full Time
Appointment type
37 hours per week, 39 weeks per year
Closing Date
16 April 2024


This key role will be part of a team of FASST Key Workers responsible for delivering the Esteem Early Help Service for academies across the MAT under the direction of the Director of Safeguarding and Early Help. 

The successful candidate will report to the Senior FASST Key workers, who report directly to the Director of Safeguarding and Early Help. You will be allocated a case load of young people and families and be responsible for the assessment of their need and delivering targeted intervention and support. This role involves a lot of lone working with young people and families in their homes, in the community and in different schools. 

A minimum level 3 qualification in either childcare, community work, advice and guidance, education, health, social care or youth work is required along with a full driving license, access to a car and relevant business insurance. 

Experience of delivering support to young people and families in a relevant service area, mentoring, advisory work, coaching and problem-solving with young people and families is essential. The successful candidate will be a confident and competent verbal and written communicator who is self-motivated and assured when lone working. Experience of working with vulnerable families and young people who display challenging and anti-social behaviours is desirable. 

Benefits include: LGPS Pension Scheme, mileage allowance paid at 45p per mile, school holidays and Westfield Health membership, access to a range of CPD opportunities, flexible working and opportunities to work from home. 

For further information, please contact Chantelle Taylor-Walster, Senior FASST Key Worker, via email at ctaylor-walster@esteemmat.co.uk or visit our website at www.esteemmat.co.uk/vacancies.  Please use the relevant application form on the MAT website; CVs alone will not be accepted. 

Provisional Interview date: Thursday 25 April 2024

Esteem Multi-Academy Trust reserves the right to close this advertisement early upon suitable application

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.

Please be aware that Derbyshire County Council is placing this advert on behalf of this organisation and you should refer directly to its website for details of the terms and conditions attached to this post. Any queries regarding this advert or the recruitment process should be made directly to the organisation.