Senior Family Support Worker


  • Specific Location HMP Oakwood Family Pathway Centre, New Road, Featherstone, WV10 7PU
  • Hours of Work Full time
  • Contract Type n/a
  • Closing Date 31 December 2020

HALOW Birmingham

Job Description

The post holder will oversee the work of the Family Support Worker and work with prisoners across the whole establishment.

To assist prisoners who are experiencing problems, offering practical help, emotional support and signposting to specialist agencies.

As a Senior Family Support Worker your role would vary depending upon the particular needs of the families.  Challenges facing your clients can include:

  • Drug & alcohol abuse
  • A parent in prison or hospital
  • Marital or financial difficulties
  • A child or parent with a disability
  • Domestic violence

Working some evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays.

Salary – £21,255/ annum

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