Quick Job Search
Select a job category
Select a date period
Enter your search text

Early Help Practitioner

Organisation Logo

Job Summary

Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Please see advert text
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
04/08/2021 23:59
Grade 6 £21, 748 - £24,491
Hours per week:
Please see advert text
Job Category:
Social Care - Children Service
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
An approved team location
Post Number:
Number of posts:

Job details 

Closing date:
4 Aug

Further information

Children and Young People’s Services
CYPS – One Point & Think Family Service
Early Help Practitioner
Grade 6 - £21,748 – £24,491
Job Location - any ONE Point Hub within County Durham, however you may be required to work at any DCC council office.

We are seeking to appoint Early Help Practitioners in a number of County wide, temporary posts on both a full time and part time basis.

The Early Help Practitioners will provide direct help to empower families to access a range of support networks within their local communities and those delivered in and through the Community Family Hub with the aim of building resilience and sustained change.

Recent experience of working and supporting vulnerable children, young people and their families in the home and community settings; experience of delivering planned interventions using evidence based practice leading to improved outcomes; experience of group facilitation and experience of responding effectively to safeguarding issues and concerns.

Provide direct help and interventions to families that contribute to meaningful positive change; develop a range of approaches to engage and build an effective working relationship with parents and families to enable positive change to take place.

Essential Qualifications: Level 3 qualification in a relevant Children's Services field and evidence of continuous professional development.

The successful applicant for this post will be required to apply for a Disclosure & Barring Service Enhanced Disclosure.

For further information about the post please contact Hayley Cormack via e-mail at hayley.cormack2@durham.gov.uk

It is anticipated that interviews will be held 9th August 2021.

As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required.

Apply on-line via the jobs portal or for further assistance contact the Payroll and Employee Services Team on telephone no. 03000 263154 or email PESNCC@durham.gov.uk

In line with the County Council’s Recruitment & Selection Policy, please note that we are unable to accept CV’s. Any information provided on CV’s will not be considered for short-listing purposes.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered with North East Jobs, including your invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email after the closing date for notification from ‘DONOTREPLY@NORTHEASTJOBS.ORG.UK’ as you will not be notified by any other means.

Back to top