Family Worker

| Thursday, 8 November 2018

Bryson Care Children & Young People’s Service – Down Sure Start require a;

Family Worker

2 Posts

(Ref: F/FW/DP/183)


Fixed Term (31st March 2019)

20 hours per week

Monday – Friday

£8.50 per hour


Job Purpose:

Bryson Care Children’s Service aims to provide a customer focused service to families (children and young people 4-11 years) under stress, offering practical and emotional support to enable families to manage their daily lives with increased confidence and independence.


Essential Criteria:

Minimum of QCF Level 3 Child Care qualification or:

  • 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 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
  • 1 years experience recording and reporting on work done
  • Clean drivers licence and access to transport/ Access to transport to meet the 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 for external candidates from or there is also the option to apply online.


Closing date for receipt of completed application packs is

Thursday 22nd November at 2 pm