Family Support Worker – closing date 30 November 2017

Fixed term contract to November 2019, 20 hours per week, funded by the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund.

This is an exciting opportunity to work with children and adults with learning disabilities, and their families, giving information and support.

The Family Support Worker will be part of the Family Support Service and you will ensure that people with learning disabilities have the best possible opportunities in life by supporting them to access health, social care, education, benefits and targeted services.

Candidates will preferably have had experience of learning disability and working in a multidisciplinary environment.

We are also looking for someone who remains calm under pressure, is a good communicator, and has a practical approach to helping vulnerable individuals and families.

Organisation
Address Line 1
21 Alexandra Road
Town
Reading
Postcode
RG1 5PE
Contract type
Part timeTemporary, Contract, or Project
Location
Central Reading
Salary
£8.67 per hour
Contact
Mandi Smith (CEO)
Main contact telephone
0118 966 2518
Open for applications from
6 November 2017
Closing date for applications
30 November 2017
Will my application be acknowledged?
All applicants, successful or otherwise, can expect to receive a reply from us in due course