Family Support Worker

Full Time - Term Time Only
Cotgrave Candleby Lane School, Candleby Lane, Cotgrave, NG12 3JG
Grade 5, Points 15 - 22: £22,911 – £26,317 pro rata (Actual Salary £19,298 – £22,167)

Are you looking for a new and exciting challenge?

Cotgrave Candleby Lane School is at the heart of our community and strives to ensure that every child has the support, care, guidance and challenge to be the best they can be. Our fun and engaging approach, mixed with an invigorating environment and ethos, enables staff and pupils to push boundaries to be the very best they can be in all aspects of school life. We value the uniqueness in every child and celebrate this with them. This is mirrored with the staff too as every member of our team has to celebrate and be clear about what makes them unique. 

The school is proud of the strong bonds created with our children and families. This careful development is the product of nurture; our drive to develop the school’s seven values and truly going the extra mile for our children and families. The strong bonds are also reflected in our staff team, who have a ‘can do’ approach, care for each other, learn together and work well together as a high performing team. Importantly, we also know how to have fun in what we do.

We require a motivated, professional and committed Family Support Worker to be part of a team supporting children and families with attendance, emotional and social skills, well-being and readiness for learning.

The role will be aimed at achieving change through preventative early intervention and working with families with complex needs sometimes requiring more intensive support. You would also be experienced in dealing with safeguarding issues, attending conferences and multi-agency meetings and be able to take the lead on school early intervention work. 

If you feel that this post may be for you then please contact school for an application pack.

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged and highly recommended. Please call the Office Staff on 0115 989 2284 to arrange a visit.

Application forms and further information are available from the school via

Alternatively, please send a large, SAE to the address above.

Closing date: 17 December 2019

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