Family Support Worker - HMP Northumberland

Contract Type: 
Contract / Temporary
Part time
Application deadline: 
Saturday, 29 June, 2019 - 12:00
Fixed Salary
Pro Rata
Family Support Worker

(22.5 hours) - £24,823 per annum (pro rata)


Nepacs is a regional charity which supports positive futures for prisoners and their families. 

We are seeking to recruit a Family Support Worker (22.5 hours) who will provide a responsive casework based service at HMP Northumberland.   As well as working to resolve barriers to family contact on an individual basis, the worker will liaise with Nepacs and prison colleagues to promote family ties and support resettlement through a number of activities, such as special family visits, and delivering the Heading Home resettlement programme.

All applicants will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills; experience of working with families and disadvantaged groups in a multi agency environment; a relevant qualification in social care or equivalent and a passion for making a difference. 


Closing date for applications: 29th June 2019

Interviews will be held on:   9th July 2019


Application packs can be downloaded from


Registered Charity 1088051     Company No 04216908