Families Engagement Worker – Rapid Response 27.5hrs Per Week

03 April 2019

Position: Families Engagement Worker (Rapid Response Team)

Pay: £10.24 per hour (Pay Award Pending)

Location:  Countywide

Contract Type: Fixed Term until 30th April 2020

Hours per week:  27.5 hours

Job Role:

A rapid response team has been commissioned by Children’s Services to provide a response to families in crisis.

  • To build relationships of trust with vulnerable and marginalised parents and families within the community.
  • The aim is to be part of the prevention of care under the Alternatives to Care provision, and/or providing opportunities to enable reunification within the family unit. We can provide support and advice, build parents confidence and skills. Empowering families to experience transformation in their lives.
  • The main area of this role will be to support families and young people in a crisis situation at short notice.
  • For further information please see Families Engagement Worker Job Description (Rapid Response Team)

For more information on this role, please contact Beth Powell on 01603 621263 Ext 161 or beth.powell@ymcanorfolk.org

To apply, please complete an Application for Employment and Job Application Survey Form and forward along with your CV to careers@ymcanorfolk.org or by post to Beth Powell, HR/Payroll Officer, 35-37 Exchange Street, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 1DP

Closing date for applications:  9am on 16th April 2019


YMCA Norfolk is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Please note the successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced / Standard DBS check prior to starting employment.