|Job Title||Social Work Volunteers - EXPIRED|
|Contract Type||Temporary / Interim|
|Job Published||24 Aug 2015|
|Contact Name||Volunteers Team|
AFRUCA are currently recruiting for social work volunteers to work in our busy central London office. The position would be suitable for recently qualified social work graduates or social workers returning to work following a career break. The position will involve work with African families involved in the child protection system at various stages. As part of our social work staff, you will provide support in the assessment process, advocate for families with various agencies and carry out family support work with children and families to promote positive outcomes.
Job Description and Person Specification:
This volunteer position has been created within our social work team to build AFRUCA’s capacity to support families going through different stages of the child protection system. The volunteer will be based at our Head Office in Essex Road, London. The volunteer will support the social worker and other staff to carry out assessments and provide one-to-one support for families to enable them to improve their parenting capacities and be better able to navigate the child protection systems.
Please note that it will be necessary for you to undergo a DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check.
Volunteers would work for one or three days per week, negotiable depending on availability.
Location: AFRUCA Head Office, London
Number of Hours: Maximum 21 hours per week
Travel expenses will be reimbursed
How to Apply: Please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org