Family Entrepreneur

Contract Type: 
Full time
Application deadline: 
Monday, 5 October, 2020 - 09:00
North Tyneside
Fixed Salary
Per Annum
Family Gateway



We currently have vacancies for Family Entrepreneurs to support our programmes that work with families, children and young people.

The Family Entrepreneurs will be required to provide support to families who are experiencing a range of issues that are preventing them and their children living fulfilling lives across communities in North Tyneside and Northumberland areas.

The Family Entrepreneur will work as part of our wider team of staff who are committed to the overall Family Gateway mission of improving life chances for children and families.

In order to apply you will have experienced and overcome difficulties similar to that of our families; you will be resilient and will have a natural disposition for supporting and empowering families in difficulty. You will be confident in your ability to work in the local community and use enterprising approaches to engage with and build trust in, families who may be struggling with a range of complex issues. You will be empathetic and challenging and will have an ability to develop new and creative approaches to complex situations. You will be organised, considered, calm and confident and be able to also communicate professionally and effectively with a range of professional workers and services.

You must have a current enhanced DBS, or be eligible for one, and meet the person specification on the job description.

For an application form and job description please email or ring us on 0191 6437955

CLOSING DATE: Monday 5th October 2020 9am