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Early Help Team Leader
  • Employer: Medway Council
  • Reference: CSC906AH
  • Published: Fri 23/09/2022, 14:26 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 16/10/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours
  • Salary: Range 5 (£32,207 - £38,023)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Medway Children and Family Hubs, Kent

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Early Help Team Leader

An opportunity has arisen to join our Family Solutions service as an Early Help Team Leader in our Wayfield Hub, for a fixed-term until November 2023.  You will work alongside the Hub Manager and be responsible for managing and leading delivery of early help interventions and targeted support to improve the outcomes for children, young people and their families.

You will be responsible for the managing a team of Early Help Workers, providing supervision and expert advice, including critical oversight of cases.

Your role will include working closely with a range of partners who will also contribute to devising and implementing timely interventions and programmes with children, young people and their families.


For an insight into what Family Solutions has to offer, please view this video

About you

You will have GCSEs at level 5 or above in English and Maths, together with an NVQ 4 in working with families with multiple or complex needs or another relevant discipline.  You will also have experience of working with children, young people and families and in leading and managing teams.

You will also be able to demonstrate a breadth of knowledge and experience and ideally have experience of working with ‘Signs of Safety’ or a similar relationship and strengths-based practice framework.

For an informal discussion please contact Nikki Lloyd, Group Manager for Family Solutions, 01634 338847


Shortlisted candidates will be invited to interviewed via Microsoft Teams.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Candidates must have a valid driving licence for use in the UK and have access to a vehicle for work purposes.

Previous unsuccessful candidates need not apply.