Family Group Conference Co-ordinator

Children & Families
Learning & Early Support
Children Services
All Kirklees Location
Fixed Term, Secondment
Grade 9

£26,999 - £29,636

This job is fixed term for up to 12 months to cover a maternity leave.

You will be responsible for working across Kirklees to bring together family networks to hold Family Group Conferences with the aim of supporting them to develop their own solutions in circumstances where there is a need for support or safeguarding concerns. Working restoratively to develop effective working relationships to deliver co-ordinated support to Children, Young people and their Families keeping the child’s voice at the centre.

You will need to ensure the service is delivered in line with the principles that underpin the Family Group Conferencing model (FGC) and build effective professional relationships with Children’s Social Care and Early Support services in order to develop and embed a high quality, effective Family Group Conferencing Service across Kirklees.

You will be an experienced and trained Family Group Conference Coordinator and meet the person checklist as detailed in the job profile.    

09 August 2020, 11:55 PM

This job is subject to an enhanced DBS check.  A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults and children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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