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Family Support Worker - West Midlands - Part time - Homebased

Family Support Worker - West Midlands - Part time - Homebased

Our client is a leading charity that supports young people and their families who are affected by sight loss and they have an exciting and unique opportunity for a part time (21 hours) Family Support Worker, to be home based in the West Midlands.

As a Family Support Worker you will use your previous experience of working with families in need of support to provide essential support to visually impaired children and young people aged between 0-25 years and their families in the West Midlands to ensure they have access to services that they need to meet their needs.

Other duties will include:

  • Communicating with families using telephone, email and home visits
  • Identifying families that may require an intervention and support
  • Making referrals to relevant services
  • Maintain positive relationships with key stakeholders

Ideally applicants will have a relevant qualification in Health, Social care or Education and experience in working with people affected by visual impairment would be and advantage but not essential.

Closing Date = 8 March

Interview Date = 19 March

For more information or for an informal chat about this opportunity please call 0207 198 6080 or email