Family Worker - Downpatrick Sure Start

Closing date: 
21 Aug 2017
Job Purpose Bryson Care Children’s Service aims to provide a customer focused service to Tier 2 families (children 0 - 4 years) under stress, offering practical and emotional support to enable families to manage their daily lives.

Bryson Care Children & Young People’s Service require a;

Family Worker


(Ref: F/FW/D/1702)




18 hours per week

Monday – Friday

£8.00 per hour plus mileage


Essential Criteria:


Minimum of QCF Level 3 Child Care qualification or:


    • Diploma in Health & Social Care Level 3 Children & Young People
    • NVQ Level 3 Children’s Care, Learning & Development
    • CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Child Care & Education (VRQ)
    • CACHE Level 3 Extended Diploma in Child Care & Education (Wales and NI)
    • BTEC Higher National Diploma in Childcare Studies
    • BTEC National Diploma in Childcare Studies
    • Degree in Social Work


Other essential criteria include:

  • Minimum of 1 years paid employment working with children or families

  • 5 GCSE’s at grade C and above including English Language, or equivalent

  • 1 years experience recording and reporting on work done

  • Clean drivers licence and access to transport



For more information, a full job description / person specification or to obtain an application pack, please contact the Human Resources Department Tel: (028) 9034 7749 or email: [email protected]


Application packs are also downloadable from, where there is also the option to apply online


Closing date for receipt of completed application packs is Monday 21st August 2017