Oldham Family Connect
Contract: Temporary, maternity cover for 12 months.
Salary: £24,982 - £27,741 (Grade 5) per annum
Hours: 36.66 per week
Based: Coalshaw Green Family Centre Stanley Road Chadderton OL9 7HS
Closing Date: Thursday 24th June 2021
Interview Date: Monday 5th July 2021
Job Description & Person Specification.doc
The post is based within the Family Centre working with Children that are Looked after by the Local Authority. The role involves supervising contacts between the Child/young person while they have family visits with their birth family. The worker will be responsible for making detailed and accurate recordings of their time together while offering input and guidance in all areas of parenting. Family workers also support families during reunifications and complete life story work/books for children.
To succeed in this role you will need as a minimum:
Oldham Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure from the DBS
Oldham is committed to developing a Co-operative future; one where citizens, partners and staff work together to improve the borough. Anyone joining the council is coming into an ambitious organisation with big plans. We are working hard to build a brighter future for our borough and we need people from a wide range of backgrounds to continue delivering the best for our communities.
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