Grade 5- £28470-£31590pa
The key objectives are to:
Provide tailored support and interventions based on the identified needs of the family. This could also include intensive work with those in care, on the cusp of care or stepping down from statutory services.
In partnership with families and other agencies, carry out a comprehensive assessment address identified needs and ensure sustainable long term change is achieved.
Have a good understanding on local need, available resources and to effectively engage partner agencies to ensure families achieve optimum outcomes.
6 month induction period
Systemic training and other training needed for the role
Systemic case supervision and family therapy support
A supportive environment working within children's centres and other council/community buildings
Extensive experience of working with parents.
Experience of working across organisational boundaries.
Experience of working with children and families including complex assessments
Experience of working in a multi-disciplinary interagency basis and ability to negotiate on behalf of customers
Experience of working in ways which empower and encourage participation of families.
Experience of working with children with emotional and behavioural difficulties
Please view Job Profile here
For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Jacqui.Hanton@havering.gov.uk
The closing date for the receipt of applications is 14th November 2022 however interest in this job may be high and we therefore reserve the right to close the vacancy early.
You will be notified if your application has been successful. Interview date to be confirmed.
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