Website Children and Family Centre
Job type: Childrens Services
Location: Various Locations
Contract type: Permanent
Closing date: 02-Aug-2017
Salary: £16,781 – £17,419 per annum pro rata
2 x permanent part time positions available
18.5 hours per week
Based in either Petworth and Selsey
Interviews: 21st and 22nd August 2017
This position is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (formerly Criminal Records Bureau check)
Through the Integrated Prevention and Earliest Help System, we will work with children, families, and young people to help ensure that every child, family and young person is supported to achieve his or her potential. The foundations for future mental health, emotional control, intelligence and parenting ability are all set in place in the early years and the home surroundings, family life and parenting are all important factors in determining positive outcomes for children in the future.
One of a dedicated team of Hub Support Assistants in Integrated Prevention and Earliest Help, you will be responsible for providing information, advice and guidance to families both in person and on the telephone. You will also assist in delivering support sessions to families which will include setting out equipment and furniture. The post holder’s duties will also include providing administrative support to the team relating to the delivery of the services.
This role is key to ensuring service continuity and availability as well as contributing to the smooth running of services and the effective introduction of new services or processes. You will also assist in maintaining effective partnerships with a range of organisations and outside bodies (e.g. Health teams, voluntary sector) to ensure local community needs are met by the Integrated Prevention and Earliest Help System.