Support from the Start / Pennypit Family Worker

Support from the Start / Pennypit Family Worker (for Preston, Seton, Gosford ward)

Salary – £25.549

Location – Pennypit Community Development Trust, Prestonpans

Hours – 35 hours – Flexibility will be required

Do you want to make a difference to the lives of children and families?

We are seeking to appoint a Family Worker who will be dedicated to help children and families in the communities of Prestonpans, Port Seton, Cockenzie and Longniddry (PSG) to get the best start in life. We seek someone who demonstrates compassion and empathy with families and can offer support to help them access local services.   Building positive relationships and confidence is essential especially within the family, schools, local community and with health professionals. The Family Worker will work across Prestonpans, Cockenzie & Port Seton and Longniddry. The overarching aim of this post is to raise attainment of children by improving parental engagement in learning.

Closing date for completed application forms is Friday, 28 October 2016

Interviews will be held on Monday, 7 November 2016.

For more information see the attachments below.

Family Worker Advert

Family Worker Job Description

Application Form


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