Family Intervention Worker

We are currently recruiting for a Family Intervention Worker to join an exciting and fast paced team in the Sheffield area.

This position is:

* 37 hours per week

* Initial 3 month contract

If successful you will join the Amber Project which is a multi-agency team, including police, health and social workers, working with young people, their families and professionals to educate and support around individuals who are identified at high risk of, or involved in, sexual exploitation, criminal exploitation, organised crime and grooming.

We have combined both the statutory child sexual exploitation and child criminal exploitation social work teams.

You will be working as part of an experienced supportive and dynamic team using a strengths-based approach.

Our workers ‘get alongside' families to help them identify what it is they want to change and why, and then build sustainable plans for change.

As an Intervention Worker you will have the opportunity to achieve positive and sustainable changes in children's lives.

You will need to demonstrate a passion for working with children and young people.

This role can be challenging however very rewarding.

You will be working alongside other professionals as part of a team providing a range of different interventions for children, young people and families.

This includes targeted and specialist interventions to young people (up to the age of 21) and families including groups, individual support, and by providing information and support to communities, parents and professionals.

You will need to :
, Be passionate about working with children and young people and be able to quickly build up relationships based on trust and respect
, Have previous experience of working with children and young people
, Be able to engage with carers and families who may have complex needs
, Be creative, resilient and have a 'can do' confident approach
, Be a committed 'team player', working with other to help achieve the best outcomes for families
, Be able to travel to meet the requirements of the post

If you would be interested in this position please give Emily at Service Care Solutions a call on 01772 208964

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