Community Children's Worker, Inverness - HGH04080

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Ref no: HGH04080
Closes: Monday, 27th March 2017
Published: Tuesday, 14th March 2017
Location: Ness House, Drummond Road, Inverness
Salary: £22,295 - £25,116 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Highland Council
Category: Social Services / Housing / Childcare
Sub-category: Children's Social Work

Job Description

Post Title: Community Children's Worker (Child Health and Disability Team)
:  Inverness
Hours:      35 hours per week
Duration:  Permanent
Salary:      £22,295 - £25,116 p.a.

Salary placing will normally be at the first point of the scale.

Contact Person: Emma Stark, Tel: 01463 252999

Job Purpose

  • Family Teams deliver universal and additional health, social care and child protection services for children in the context of the Highland Practice Model. Teams are multi-disciplinary with an ethos of collaborative practice – within the team and with children, young people, parents and carers. The teams work in communities with partner services within associated school groups and across the Highland area. The work of the team is directed and supervised by Practice Leads in related areas of work, Early Years, School Years and Care & Protection.

  • As a key member of the Integrated Team, the Community Children’s Worker will report to the Practice Lead for Care & Protection to contribute to the delivery of services to children and young people at risk of significant harm, who may be in need of compulsory measures, who are looked after, or who have other complex care needs.

Please APPLY ONLINE. If you are unable to apply online and you wish to request an offline application pack, please contact Business Support, T: 01955 609575 (24 hour voicemail) quoting post the reference number above.

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