Family Support Worker

Family Support Worker 
18 hr/wk, post currently funded to March 2020, further continuation subject to funding
NJC Scale 5-6, currently £18,795 – £19,171 pro rata

Closing date for applications: 4.00pm Friday 12th July 2019
Interview date:  Friday 26th July 2019

As a Family Support Worker, you will work as part of the Home-Start team in providing short-term practical and emotional support, advice and guidance to families in their own homes.  This post will be based in Tameside.

You must be a parent yourself to apply for this position, and have an excellent understanding of the needs of families with young children.  Applicants must have use of own car (expenses paid), as the role will involve a number of short journeys to home-visits.

Please note we cannot accept applications by way of CV.  To apply for this position please read our Application Guidance Notes and complete the Application Form and Monitoring Form.  Please return completed forms to

Email:  info@homestarthost.org.uk

Post:  Sarah Cook, Home-Start Oldham, Stockport & Tameside, Ryecroft Hall, Audenshaw, M34 5ZJ

Please find other relevant application materials below:

Family Support Worker Job Description
Family Support Worker Person Specification

Due to the nature of the role, a DBS check at enhanced level will be required.  Home-Start Oldham, Stockport & Tameside is committed to equality and diversity and to safe recruitment practice as an important part of safeguarding and protecting children and vulnerable adults