Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
£22,000 per year
Contract, Part-time
Job description

Family Practitioner - CFO activity Hub

Pact is an ambitious and growing independent national charity which provides a fresh start for people affected by imprisonment. We are highly respected for our innovation and creativity, and our commitment to enabling people to achieve meaningful positive change in their lives.

Position: Family Practitioner - CFO activity Hub
Location: Nottingham
Contract type: Fixed Term
Hours: Part Time, 15 Hours per week, Monday to Friday (weekend/evening work may be required occasionally)
Salary: £8,800.00 per annum pro rata (FTE £22,000.00 per annum)

Closing date for applications: 14th October, 2021
Interview date: TBC

About the role:

The Family Practitioner is responsible for delivering family and relationship-based interventions on both a 1-2-1 and groupwork basis in Activity Hubs (under the CFO Activity Hub contract) working with people on licence post-release from prison or on community orders. The Family Practitioner is responsible for working towards service delivery targets and providing information to evidence delivery.

The person we’re looking for:

We’re looking to appoint someone with experience of supporting individuals with multiple and complex needs to overcome barriers, and therefore have an appreciation of safeguarding, personal safety and professional boundaries. Ideally you will also have interagency work experience (building partnerships, promoting positive relationships between different agencies, and developing new approaches to service delivery).

You will also be comfortable delivering support on a 1-2-1 basis in the community. You will be a self-starter with the ability to manage and prioritise your own work.

The successful candidate will have excellent listening skills, the ability to develop relationships with clients, volunteers, and other stakeholders, proven experience of achieving qualitative and quantitative targets, and an understanding of the criminal justice system.

Finally, you will understand the importance of tracking your activities, as the success of the service will be dependent on you delivering the contracted support time and interventions for the benefit of service users.

What we offer:

We offer a range of benefits including a free advice, information and counselling service, contributory pension, corporate eye care scheme, cycle to work scheme and generous holiday entitlement. You will have the opportunity to attend training events to further develop yourself as a professional training and interventions worker. You will undergo a thorough induction process and be supported by a friendly and enthusiastic team.

How to apply:

If you feel that you meet the above requirements of this exciting new role please complete an application form by clicking the `apply now` button.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.

You may have experience of the following: Family Practitioner, Support Worker, Advocate, Advocacy, Family Resettlement Practitioner, Social Worker, Family Services, Family Services Manager, Practitioner, Charity,
Family Support, Family Support Practitioner, Third Sector, NFP, Not for Profit, etc.

Ref: 102 698

Posted on: 16 September 2021
Closed date: 14 October 2021
Job ref: 102698
Tags: Support Worker, Social Work