Home-Start Glasgow South
Home-Start Glasgow South

Charity registered in Scotland SC030131

Home-Start Glasgow South is a voluntary organisation committed to promoting the welfare of families with at least one child under 8 years of age.

Current vacancies

Family Suppport Workers (3 posts)

  • Full time
  • Circa £23,000
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 8th July 2019

An introduction to Home-Start Glasgow South

Home-Start Glasgow South is a leading family support charity striving to give young children the best possible start in life. We help families experiencing issues including isolation, mental health difficulties, bereavement, family breakdown and ill health. We have been operating across South Glasgow for 19 years.

2 x Family Support Workers

We are looking for two experienced Family Support Workers to provide a range of social, emotional and practical support for families in their own homes and in their community.

The successful candidates will have a recognised qualification (SVQ Level 3 or equivalent) for working with children & families. The role requires strong communicators with exceptional personalities.

This position is full-time, requires a full driving licence and is subject to PVG check.

1 x School Family Support Worker

We are looking for an experienced Family Support Worker who will be based between two local primary schools to provide a range of social, emotional and practical support for families.

The successful candidate will have a recognised qualification (SVQ Level 3 or equivalent) for working with children & families. The role requires a strong communicator with an exceptional personality.

This position is full-time, requires a full driving licence and is subject to PVG check.

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Closed vacancies
This vacancy has now closed

Family Support Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £21,186 – £23,899
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 18th January 2019

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join our team at Home-Start Glasgow South, a voluntary organisation committed to promoting the welfare of families with at least one child under 8 years of age.

We are looking for an enthusiastic Family Support Coordinator to actively recruit, train, supervise and support a team of volunteers. Qualified to SVQ Level 3 or equivalent. Working with families or working in the voluntary sector would be advantageous.

The postholder requires the use of a car, a full driving licence and will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure.

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Volunteering

Volunteer English Tutor

At Postcode

Homebased Volunteering,Languages / Translating,Tutoring / Supporting Learners

31st July 2018

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Home Visiting Befriender

At Postcode

Befriending / Mentoring,Homebased Volunteering

25th July 2018

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