Includem Vacancy – Family Support Worker

Hours: 37 hours per week

Location: Unit 2.6, Gemini Crescent, Dundee Technology Park, Dundee, DD2 1SW

Salary: £24,757 p/y

Notes: Permanent in line with funding

Includem is recruiting for a Family Support Worker to join our Holistic Family Support Service in Dundee. This role will offer a tiered approach to providing support and intervention for children aged 5 to 12, experiencing mental and emotional distress to promote positive wellbeing. This will be in collaboration with Longhaugh Support Group (LSG). This role will work closely with LSG, the child’s mainstream school, children and families social work, specialist supports and universal services whilst taking a whole family approach though outreach community work with families.

 

The Family Support Worker role will have expertise in social, communication and neurodiverse needs and all work will be underpinned by includem’s model of practice. The role will require you to work flexibly 5 days over 7 and may involve working on evenings/weekends where this is identified as being supportive to young person and family need.

Please read attached job description.

Looking for a new challenge? We want to hear from you!

Includem is committed to developing employees and will help you to achieve the relevant qualifications required to carry out the role. These qualifications will be fully funded by includem. The successful candidate should have a full UK driver’s license and access to a car.

To apply please send your CV to recruitment@includem.co.uk

Additional Information

You must have a valid driving license and access to a roadworthy vehicle
Be available between 8am and 10pm
Be flexible to work weekends
Have minimum of 2 years Social Care work experience.
If you would like more information regarding this role, please call 0141 427 0523 and ask to be forwarded onto the Recruitment team. If you want to apply, please send your CV to recruitment@includem.co.uk.

The closing date for applications is 17th June 2024.

If Successful you will be invited to:

Individual Interview – 26th June 2024

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