West Midlands, England
Up to £13500.00 per annum + for 21 hours
over 3 years ago
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 = 9 February
Interview Date = 20 February
For more information or for an informal chat about this opportunity please call 0207 198 6080 or email firstname.lastname@example.org