Family Support Adviser, North East Essex
Families InFocus (Essex)
  • Salary £23,166 - £24,717 per year
  • Location Colchester, Essex,Clacton-on-Sea, Essex
  • Job Type Permanent, Part-time, Full-time
  • Category Advice, Information , Practitioner
  • Sectors Disability
  • Job Reference : FSA NE ESSEX

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced practitioner to join our valued team, to provide quality information, advice and practical/emotional support to families/young people including disability related benefits, education and reforms, health and social care.

The ideal candidate will be committed to helping families at the most challenging of times, supporting families with warmth and empathy, whilst maintaining a calm and professional approach.  They should have previous family support experience in either a health, education, social care or third sector setting, together with a good understanding of the statutory entitlements for health related benefits and educational support.

This position requires travel around North East Essex with occasional travel to other parts of the county. Own transport is essential.  Head office is based in Chelmsford.

The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.