Location : Family Centre in North Birmingham
Working hours : 40 hours per week - As per rota, which includes weekends, evenings and bank holidays
Contract : Fixed Term Contract for 12 months
Interview date : To be confirmed
Job Summary :
We are looking for a highly motivated and appropriately skilled person with a genuine desire to be part of the team that supports vulnerable families who are homeless due to domestic abuse.
Key Responsibilities :
The role of Specialist Support Worker with The Salvation Army is an inspirational one and key to achieving successful outcomes for clients and their children.
As a motivated and dynamic Specialist Support Worker you will be responsible for designing and delivering a high quality programme of support to children from a trauma informed perspective.
You will address clients’ support needs, enable them to make positive life choices and ultimately empower families to lead more sustainable lifestyles.
You will oversee Support Workers with line management responsibility. You will ensure that children within the centre have school placements and liaise with social services, local education authorities as part of a multi-agency approach
The successful candidate(s) will be able to demonstrate :
Please note : There is an occupational requirement that the post holder is female due to the nature of the setting.
In order to complete your application please download and read the job profile attachment on the left.
In the job profile you will find the criteria required for the role please make sure that you address this in your supporting statement.
Appointment subject to satisfactory references and proof of right to work in the UK and an Enhanced DBS Check for Adults and children
As a disability confident scheme employer, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.
CVs will not be accepted. Promoting equality in the workplace.
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