Family Support Worker

Location: Brighton
Closing Date: 17th Sep 2021
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Employment Type: Employed

We are looking to recruit an experienced and knowledgeable Family Support Worker* who can devise, develop and deliver a range of services and interventions to support parents, carers and the wider families of LGBT+, and, in particular, trans and non-binary children and young people.  The Family Support Worker will working alongside Allsorts’ Family Support Manager and join a growing, professional and passionate team who support LGBT+ and exploring children, young people and their families and challenge exclusion, prejudice and discrimination in all areas of their lives.

Our Family Support Service began approximately eight years ago with a very small Parents/Carers Support Group.  Over the years we have seen an increasing demand from parents/carers and other family members requiring support, information, advice and guidance. We are delighted to now be in a position to appoint a dedicated, full-time Family Support Worker and are excited by the potential for the expansion and development of this service.  The successful candidate will have scope to help creatively shape this service.

For full details of the role, and to download the Job Pack and Application Form, please visit: www.allsortsyouth.org.uk/about/jobs. The Job Pack provides details of where to send your Application Form (note: this should be emailed or posted to us directly).

Term: Fixed until 30th September 2022, subject to passing probation (Subject to funding thereafter)
‍Salary: £26,511
Hours of Work: Full Time (37 hours a week)

Application Close Date: 17th September 2021 by 12pm
Shortlisted Applicants Notified by Email: 21st September 2021 by 6pm
Stage 1 Interviews: 24th September 2021, 11:30-18:00  (Time TBC)
Stage 2 Interviews: 27th September 2021, 17:00-21:00  (Time TBC)
Start Date: ASAP
Please note, you will only be contacted if you are invited for an interview

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