Vacancy Detail

Children's Worker

Role:                 Children’s Support Worker

Based:              Birmingham

Salary:              £15 UMB

Start Date:       ASAP

Duration:         Temp ongoing

Hours:             Full Time Mon- Fri (9am – 6pm)


Our client, a leading children’s charity, providing support to vulnerable women and children fleeing domestic abuse are looking for a Children’s Support Worker to join their team.


The role will include delivering therapeutic programmes to help families recover from trauma caused by domestic abuse.


Synopsis of duties:

· Delivering an effective programme, involving delivering therapeutic programmes to families who have experienced domestic abuse

. Arranging activities and resources supporting play and social interaction for children

. Contributing to the planning and reviewing processes for the family and children’s programmes and activities to ensure continuous improvement and development to meet the changing needs of the centre

. Providing support for parents, carers and their families with opportunities for them to engage in exploring faith, including linking up with the spiritual programme

. Supporting families with advice including: life skills, move on housing, facilitating school placements or signposting to external agencies/professionals

. Working in partnership with social services and other professional bodies

. Attending Statutory meetings including Child Protection proceedings, MARAC, etc


Essential Requirements:

· Experience working with vulnerable children who have experienced trauma

. Experience delivering therapeutic activities to children and families

. Experience multi-agency working with professional bodies

. Experience attending statutory meetings, including Child Protection proceedings and MARAC

· Must have an enhanced DBS dated within the last 12 months or on the update service


Supporting Futures Consulting acts as both an employer and an agency.

Location: | Salary: 15 per hour | Job type: Contract | Posted: 24/06/2024