City of London, London
£18,084 - £19,589.60 per annum, inclusive of Outer London Weighting (£22,605 - £24,487 FTE)
Contract, Part-time
Job description
Information Advice and Support Caseworker – Children and Young People (Part Time)
Ealing, London
29.6 hour per week
Grade 2 (lower): £18,084 - £19,589.60 per annum, inclusive of Outer London Weighting (£22,605 - £24,487 FTE)
Temporary contract until 31st March 2021 (potential of extension subject to funding)

Are you interested in making a difference to the lives of children and young people with SEND and do you have experience in working with them and their families? If so, you may be exactly who we are looking for.

Our Values:

People focused, Mutual Respect, Excellence in all we do and a Can-Do attitude.

If you can relate to these and have the necessary skills and attitude, we can offer you:

- A competitive salary, leave entitlement and pension scheme
- Career development opportunities
- A full induction and ongoing quality training
- The opportunity to become part of FA initiatives
- Flexible working hours
- Managed workloads with regular supportive and reflective supervision

Ealing ISAID! Service aims to empower parents/carers and young people with special educational needs & disabilities, by providing free impartial information and advice relating to education, health and social care.

We are delighted to have recently been successful at securing new funding and we are looking for an Information Advice and Support Caseworker who will take up this exciting new opportunity and join our team. As Information Advice and Support Caseworker your role will involve support of children, young people and their families by phone, email and face-to-face. It will involve regular appointments to support families at meetings at school and the Local Authority. The aim of the role is to inform children and young people with Special Educational Needs and/or Disability and their parents/carers of their rights as regards the SEND process and to empower them to speak up within this process. You will also promote a positive image of Family Action, representing the organisation and the service to service users, families, volunteers and external professionals.

We are forward looking, ambitious and with a commitment to continuous improvement. We are a people focused, can-do organisation that strives for excellence in all we do and operates with mutual respect. If you share these values and behaviours and have the necessary skills, then we look forward to hearing from you.

Appointments are subject to Family Action receiving an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service that we consider acceptable.

For an application pack and further information, please select the apply button shown.

Closing date: 20th July 2020, 9am
Interview date: 27th July 2020

Family Action offers good working conditions, a comprehensive training programme and a Group Personal Pension Scheme (GPPS). We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

Other organisations may call this role Children and Young Peoples’ Caseworker, Children & Young Peoples’ Advisor, Young People’s Support Worker, Support Worker, Children and Young People’s Support Worker, or Young People’s Service Co-ordinator.
Posted on: 26 June 2020
Closed date: 20 July 2020
Job ref: ACAEO2007/CC-HL
Tags: Support Worker