Family Support Worker

| Wednesday, 9 January 2019

Bryson Care– Belfast Family Support requires a;

Family Support Worker

(Ref: F/FSW/B/1901)



Monday – Friday

£9.00 per hour plus mileage


Job Purpose:

Bryson Care Children’s Service aims to provide a customer focused service to Tier 3 families, children & young people 0-18 years under stress, offering practical and emotional support to enable families to manage their daily lives with increased confidence and independence (Tier 3 – Northern Ireland Family Support Model).


Essential Criteria:

Minimum of QCF Level 3 Child Care qualification OR one of the following:

  • Diploma in Health & Social Care Level 3 Children & Young People
  • NVQ Level 3 Children’s Care, Learning & Development
  • CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Child Care & Education (VRQ)
  • CACHE Level 3 Extended Diploma in Child Care & Education (Wales and NI)
  • BTEC Higher National Diploma in Childcare Studies
  • BTEC National Diploma in Childcare Studies
  • Degree in Social Work


Other Essential Criteria to Include:


  • Minimum of 1 years paid employment working with children or families
  • 5 GCSE’s (or equivalent) at grade C and above including English Language, or equivalent
  • 1 years experience recording and reporting on work done
  • Clean drivers licence and access to transport / access to transport to meet role requirements



For more information, a full job description / person specification or to obtain an application pack, please contact the Human Resources Department Tel: (028) 9034 7749 or email:

Application packs are also downloadable from, where there is also the option to apply online


Closing date for receipt of completed applications is

 Thursday 24th January 2019 at 1pm