Personal & Family Support Worker
SSAFA Personal Support & Social Work Service RAF
£23,000 - £26,000pa
37.5 hours per week
We are currently seeking a highly motivated and committed individual to join us as a Personal & Family Support Worker and provide wide ranging responsive support to Royal Air Force personnel and their families. Our work is varied and our aims are clear. You could help us succeed.
SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity, is one of the UK’s leading military charities, and has been here to provide lifelong support to our Forces and their families for over 130 years. We provide practical, financial and emotional support and a range of specialist services for serving personnel, veterans and their families. Every year we support some 55,000 individuals from across the UK and in 13 countries around the world.
SSAFA is an employer that values the diversity of its workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community
You will ideally have strong practical experience of working within an Adult and/or Children and Families’ setting, supported by excellent interpersonal, organisational and administrative skills.
An NVQ Level 3 in Social Care (or similar) is essential; however any training related to social work would also be accepted. You must also have a valid driving licence.
How to apply
To apply please visit the SSAFA website by clicking the 'apply via website' button.
The closing date for applications is 09:00 on Thursday 31st March 2016
For further information
If you have any queries or would like to speak to someone about this role, please contact Stephen Stachini (Social Work Team Manager) 01760 337261 extension 6577 for an informal discussion.
SSAFA is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to using the Disclosure & Barring Service. Registered Charity Numbers: 210760 (England and Wales) SC038056 (Scotland). Established 1885.