Key Worker

Recruiter
Reed
Location
St. Austell, Cornwall
Salary
23555.0000
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A new and exciting opportunity has arisen working for a client as a Key Worker to join The Neighbourhood Services team. You will provide support to eligible families to improve their lives through the ‘Together for Families’ (TFF) programme by leading on the delivery of the Programme to improve outcomes and reduce the risk of potential homelessness for families with complex needs across Cornwall.

Practical knowledge of and exceptional skills in providing personalised support to families who have complex needs is essential for this role, together with knowledge and understanding of safeguarding protocols and responsibilities for children and vulnerable adults and the ability to build effective relationships and trust.

In addition to having the ability to conduct yourself in a confident and professional manner to create a credible impression, you will demonstrate a commitment to equal opportunities and an understanding of the impact of deprivation and discrimination on local communities, families and individuals.

Substantial word processing and IT experience and good working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications is required, together with experience of managing caseloads and possession of good time management, organisational and administrative skills.

You will hold GCSE grade A-C in English and Maths or equivalent Level 2 qualification(s). Additionally you will be educated to A level standard or equivalent, or hold a level 3 qualification.

If you are interested in this vacancy please apply online or email sam.worsfold@reedglobal.com

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