Barnet, Greater London
£22,000 - £25,700 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

THE ROLE

We are seeking an experienced, creative, and knowledgeable family support professional to join our pivotal Family Link Team.

As Family Link Worker, you will act as a link between families and the wider service provided by Noah’s Ark, assessing their needs and introducing them to appropriate services. You will continue to support the family, as needed during their child’s time with Noah’s Ark and in some cases post-death.

THE PERSON

You will have experience of working with children and families with complex needs in a key worker or family support role. Experience of needs assessment and care planning would be beneficial.

You will enjoy working independently but also capable of effective team working, ideally with experience of inter-professional working across health, education and social care. You will be familiar the needs of children with disabilities and complex needs, and have an understanding of the challenges facing families. You will have strong interpersonal skills, an enthusiastic work attitude and a flexible approach to the changing work environment.

Experience of bereavement work would be ideal, but is not essential, as training will be provided.

If you are ready for a new challenge and would relish the chance to become part of a successful forward-thinking organisation, then we would love to hear from you!

Please ensure you attach your CV and Cover Letter when applying. These should explain your motivation for applying and why you think you are suitable for the role. Please include examples of how your experience matches the essential criteria.

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Noah's Ark Children's Hospice

Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospice provides practical and emotional support to children who are life-limited or life threatened, and their families, li... Read more

Refreshed on: 31 October 2020
Closed date: 11 November 2020
Job ref: NACH1
Tags: Care Management

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