THE SURREY FAMILY SUPPORT PROGRAMME – NORTH EAST SURREY TEAM
Family Support Coordinator x2 fixed term contract to 31 March 2023 with the possibility of an extension.
Salary £23,447 - £32,393 + Essential Car Allowance. Hours: 36 per week
Subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check
The North East Surrey Family Support Team (NESFST) works in partnership with families in the boroughs of Elmbridge, Epsom and Ewell and Spelthorne. This is an innovative multi-agency project that supports the successful co-ordination of local statutory and voluntary services to work in partnership with families with complex and multiple needs.
The team support families with issues such as unemployment, anti-social and offending behaviour, school attendance, domestic abuse and substance misuse and other concerns. These families are helped to achieve better outcomes through a single multi-agency assessment, a Family Support Plan and co-ordinated partnership working. The service supports families through intensive in-home support.
The role involves building trusted and responsive relationships with individuals and families. You will work with partners to co-ordinate appropriate input and support to families to build personal, community and economic resilience.
We are seeking a team player experienced in the delivery of family support and with a good understanding of safeguarding, case work management and risk assessment.
You will be committed to whole family assessments and single plans promoting a Team Around the Family approach.
You will have experience of outcomes focused work with children and families, developing capacity and resilience.
If you would like an informal discussion regarding the post, please telephone Charlene Edwards (Head of Family Support) on 01372 474 375.
Closing Date: 21 October 2021
Interviews: 27 October 2021
For full information and to apply online, go to www.surreyjobs.info or www.spelthorne.gov.uk alternatively, please contact Recruitment Services on (01784 444263 (24hr answer phone) quoting reference number 963
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