Family Support Worker, Barking and Dagenham

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Eastbury Primary SchoolBarking and Dagenham

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Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Pro Rata of APT&C SO1 (£29,766 per annum)
Contract term: Permanent

Hours of Work: 35 per week, term-time only.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and enthusiastic Family Support Worker. The post holder will have relevant experience of working with families and young people in a supportive role and be able to work on their own initiative to improve our pupils’ well-being and achievement. 

You should be an organised, energetic and committed person with excellent communication skills, liasing with teaching staff and both internal & external support services. You will be required to work within school, face to face and communicating via phone and e-mail. Hours worked will need to be flexible. 

We are looking for a skilled, passionate, enthusiastic and dynamic Support Practitioner to enhance our commitment to achieving positive outcomes and wellbeing for our children and their families. We would like to appoint a Family Support Worker who will work to strengthen our families’ resilience and support them in being proactive in their own futures. With a firm focus on achieving positive outcomes the successful candidate will work closely with our vulnerable families to support positive changes and enable family health and wellbeing. We are looking for the right person to continue to strengthen our safeguarding arrangements to protect our children and families and to focus on early intervention and prevention through parent information sessions and training. 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Appointment to this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring and background check

More about Eastbury Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Dawson Avenue, Barking, Essex, IG11 9QQ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 208 477 9910
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