We operate a bilingual policy. All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.

Family Worker

Closing date: 21/07/2024

Reference: REQ105462

37 hours / Permanent

29,269 - 31,364 *


*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic individual who is seeking a career in our Parenting and Family Support Team as a Family Worker.

This is an exciting time to join the Parenting and Family Support Team as we continue to expand The Through Age Wellbeing Integrated Services Model. The post holder will assist in the provision of Parenting and Family Support services.

The successful candidate will assist in providing Parenting and Family Support services in a variety of locations as directed by the Parenting and Family Support Manager.

The successful candidate will ensure that equity of access and opportunity for adults and children is promoted. They will also ensure all work is carried out with a commitment to children’s rights and have an understanding of the value of play in children’s lives.

Our offer to you

We are committed to developing our people and will not only provide support to enable you to quickly and confidently take ownership of this role’s key areas of responsibility but in addition, we are committed to supporting your development in order that you can progress your career with us.

In exchange for your skills and commitment we will offer you a range of employee benefits including flexible working, competitive annual leave allowance, pension scheme with 14.6% employer contribution, enhanced family benefits, lifestyle savings and employee health and wellbeing packages.

More information about our wide-ranging employee benefits can be found here.

We believe work-life balance is very important. To support you in achieving this, you will have access to the following discretionary benefits:

  • Hybrid Working: Subject to certain conditions being met, you may choose to work from home or in an office location.
  • Flexi-time: Hours may be worked within a defined bandwidth, Monday to Friday, subject to service needs.

Job Description and Person Specification

For further information please contact: Mari Jefferis via Mari.Jefferis@ceredigion.gov.uk

Interviews will be held on: TBC

Note: We reserve the right to extend the application closing date.

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting children and adults at risk. As part of this commitment, certain roles within our organisation require a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check to assess the suitability of candidates. This role will require an Enhanced DBS check. Please note that the presence of previous convictions will not necessarily disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. We assess each applicant on a case-by-case basis, and take into account the nature and relevance of any convictions in relation to the responsibilities of the role. Our goal is to create an inclusive and supportive work environment where all individuals are treated fairly and with respect. If you have any concerns or questions regarding this process, please feel free to contact us for clarification. Your privacy and dignity are of utmost importance to us throughout the recruitment process.

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Porth Cymorth Cynnar – Community Wellbeing and Learning

We provide early help, prevention and intervention services to a range of groups and individuals across the County. Our aim is to identify need and offer support before issues and concerns become too great and more formal intervention is needed. Our key functions include:

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