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Child and Family Worker

Posted 13 days ago

  • Carlisle, Cumbria
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  • External
  • Expires In 3 months
Child and Family Worker
Carlisle, Cumbria
Job Overview
Randstad Agency is seeking a dedicated and compassionate Child and Family Worker to join our team in Carlisle. This role involves supporting children and families to ensure their safety, well-being, and development.
The ideal candidate will have a strong background in social work or a related field and a passion for making a positive impact in the community.
Key Responsibilities
Family Support: Provide practical and emotional support to children and their families to promote their well-being.
Assessment and Planning: Conduct comprehensive assessments of family situations and develop tailored support plans.
Collaboration: Work closely with other professionals, including social workers, teachers, and healthcare providers, to coordinate care and support for families.
Advocacy: Act as an advocate for children and families, ensuring their voices are heard and their needs are met.
Crisis Intervention: Respond to emergency situations, providing immediate support and intervention as necessary.
Documentation: Maintain accurate records of all interactions and interventions, ensuring confidentiality and compliance with relevant regulations.
Qualifications and Skills
Education: A degree in Social Work, Psychology, or a related field.
Experience: Previous experience working with children and families, preferably in a social work setting.
Ability to build trusting relationships with children and families.
Capacity to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team.
Knowledge of relevant legislation and best practices in child and family support.
Competitive pay-rates Per an hour
One committed and dedicated point of contact
An unlimited referrals incentive, giving you a £300 voucher for anyone you refer (T&Cs apply)
A full range of free training available
Access to 100s of discounts through the Hapi App
How to Apply:
If you're ready to make a difference in the lives of individuals, we want to hear from you! we have several exciting opportunities with competitive pay & flexibility.
Please submit your CV and a brief cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you're passionate about this role. If you wish to discuss this further please call ##### ##### and can share the CV on
we would be happy to have a confidential discussion.
Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.
Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.