We are seeking enthusiastic and motivated individuals to provide support to our Family Aid and Contact Centres throughout the Sheffield & Matlock area.
Our Family Aid Services are offered to both local authorities and the private sector. As a Family Aid Worker you will provide support to families as part of a plan of work. Most of the support will take place in the family home or one of our residential living projects for families.
Our Family Contact Centre offers a safe and effective alternative for social workers, parents and children in a stimulating environment. Our fully trained and experienced staff provide monitoring and support services during visits to make family time together as stress-free as possible. The centre is open 7 days a week, 365 days of the year so families can be together whenever suits them best.
Our Domiciliary Care Service provides personal care and support to vulnerable individuals within their homes and the community – providing assistance with personal hygiene, domestic tasks and accompanying to social activities. To be successful you will have a desire and ability to work with families and children and must be able to demonstrate an understanding and empathy as to the reasons why some families may find themselves in these situations. Experience of working with families and children is not essential as full training will be given. You must also have a desire to work with vulnerable individuals within their own homes and the community.
You must hold a full and clean UK driving licence.
Closing date: 30th April 2018
Interview date: 3rd May 2018
This role is subject to safer recruitment and therefore applicants will need to fill out our application form. To obtain a copy please call 0114 2800210, where our recruitment administrator will be able to assist you. You can also visit our website directly at www.progressivecare.co.uk to apply direct.Job Description Person Spec Apply Now