Family Support Worker

Favourite Aberdeenshire Council
Ref no: ABS12570
Closes: Tuesday, 27th March 2018
Published: Tuesday, 13th March 2018
Location: Inverurie Family Centre, 24 Victoria Street, Inverurie
Salary: £11,793 - £12,325 per year
Hours: 20.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Part Time
Organisation: Aberdeenshire Council
Category: Social Services / Housing / Childcare
Sub-category: Children's Social Work

Job Description

Provide assistance and direct support to families/carers and children in the community in line with their best interests while working within the appropriate legislative framework and Aberdeenshire Councils procedures and guidance.

There is a responsibility for the post holder to demonstrate a commitment to quality service delivery through continuous improvement for the benefit of the Service and the organisation.

The ability to travel within Aberdeenshire is essential.

This post is regulated work with children and/or protected adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check. Where applicable, this post also requires an Overseas Criminal Record Check. A confirmed offer of employment and commencement in the post will be subject to the outcome of both these pre-employment checks being deemed satisfactory.

This position is designated as a ‘Fixed / Mobile’ post as detailed on the Worksmart website -

This post has a minimum requirement of two reference which must be your current or most recent employer.

Informal enquiries contact Jeremaya Phiri telephone 01467 536474

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