CHEXS is a ‘Charitable Incorporated Organisation’ whose primary aim and passion is to advance education for the public benefit through the provision of educational support for both children and adults alike. This includes an increasingly wide range of extra-curricular activities, extended services and family support for the benefit of all members of our local and extended community.
Every one matters!
We aim to create a united community working together with a sense of belief and ownership tackling local issues and improving community relationships
We want to help people have a better home life through improved communication, relationships and life skills for the whole family
We engage children & young people in positive activities within the community, to help raise self-esteem, confidence and aspirations whilst developing vital life skills.
We work tirelessly to make a difference and our focus is always to put families’ and communities’ best interests at the heart of everything we do.
We endeavor to ensure that CHEXS’ diligence, passion, professionalism, enthusiasm, loyalty and local knowledge provides support for all the families and local communities that we serve.
There are currently no vacancies.
CHEXS Family Support Worker
30 hours per week for 38 weeks per year:
Hours are negotiable
Salary £13,110 (FTE £22.425)
1 year fixed term contract with the possibility of extension for up to 2 years
We are seeking an experienced and motivated Family Support Worker to work with and support families, parents and carers to promote the engagement of parents/carers in their children’s learning, development and wellbeing and to contribute to the effective and efficient delivery of information. This will include working closely with children & young people in helping to address unmet needs by removing barriers to learning, promoting positive outcomes and improving the wellbeing of families and the local community
In this role, you will be working closely with children, young people. Families and a range of professionals from all agencies. One of the aims of this role is to assist and enable children and young people from families experiencing multiple disadvantages to participate in a range of activities and services to help overcome barriers to attainment and social wellbeing.
The ideal candidate will have a good understanding of social emotional, behavioural and mental health difficulties. How to implement education and care to young people with this need. You will need to have a positive approach as well as being patient with good behaviour management. Have a good level of English with previous experience working with parents/carers, children and young people, and the knowledge and understanding of how to respond to a diversity of needs and backgrounds.
A full job description and person specification are available on the CHEXS website. Interested candidates should complete and download the CHEXS Family Support Worker Form below and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date for the job application is 5pm Monday 17th September 2018. For further information please contact Pete Maiden on Tel: 07974262875