Family First Young Carers Assessment Worker

  • Employer: Knowsley Council
  • Salary: £27,741 - £29,577 per annum
  • Location: Nutgrove Villa, Westmorland Road, Huyton , Knowsley , L36 6GA
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week.
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Closing Date: 13/06/2021 at 23:55
  • Reference: CVP 0105

Family First is a family support service working with families who have multiple/complex needs.

The Young Carers Team supports young people aged 6 to 18 years who are caring for a family member who due to illness, disability, mental health issues, an addiction and cannot cope without their support. Young Carers often take practical and/or emotional caring responsibilities that would normally be expected of an adult.

You should hold a nationally recognised professional qualification relevant to the service that includes accredited knowledge of children and young people’s development (e.g. Youth Work, Social Work, Teaching) or equivalent experience.

 For further informnation regarding the post, please contact Kate - Rose Jones on 0151 443 4325.

 Interviews to be held week commencing 22 June 2021.

How to apply

Please apply online by clicking the link below. Please note applications cannot be considered without the completion of the form in full 

This vacancy is now closed