CAVS currently have the following vacancies:

Children's Centre Support Worker

The Children's Centre Support Worker will support the Children's Centre staff and volunteers in the delivery of a range of activities both within the Children's Centres and from outreach sites throughout Castle Point.  This position will mostly be based on Canvey Island.  They will  support parents and carers to actively participate in activities with their children and will identify additional support needs, signposting to appropriate services where necessary.

POST SALARY:  £17,161 - £19,126 

HOURS OF WORK:  37 hours per week

Job Description

Application Form

Closing date:  2nd January 2015

Interview date: 7th January 2015


Family Support Worker

The Family Support Worker will provide tailored support to families with children aged 0-5  and pregnant women to meet identified needs.  The post holder will support those families identified as ‘hard to reach to access children’s centre services.  They will work with partners to assess need and provide appropriate interventions to families.  The post holder will adopt a fully integrated approach and ensuring that isolated families are reached in the most effective way.

POST GRADE:  NJC Scale 22-25

HOURS OF WORK:  37 hours per week to include evening and weekend work as and when required by the service

Closing date:  2nd January 2015

Interview date: 7th January 2015

Job Description

Application Form