SSAFA – Family Support Worker (North-West London)


£18,000 per annum pro rata
37.5 hours per week
Fixed term for 6 months

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a full time fixed term Family Support Worker in the Stepping Stone Home Scheme at SSAFA, the UK’s oldest national tri-service military charity.

About the role

We are seeking a self-motivated organised person to join our team and contribute to the support provided to clients within the service; acting as the point of contact for beneficiaries and supporting them emotionally and practically.

SSAFA’s Stepping Stone Home Scheme is unique.  It aims to provide fully-furnished, temporary accommodation, combined with emotional support & practical advice, and help in acquiring permanent onward housing for all the families who take up residency, be they separated Service families, separated ex-Service families, or similar nominees of the Local Council.


To carry out this role successfully you will have experience of working with vulnerable families. Excellent interpersonal skills, organisational and I.T. skills are also essential, as are a commitment to providing a quality service.  Applicant must also be willing to undertake any relevant training required.

SSAFA is an employer that values the diversity of its workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.


For further information

If you have any queries or would like to speak to someone about this role, please contact Amanda Deakin  on 020 7463 9287 for an informal discussion.

To apply, visit SSAFA’s website

Closing date: Midnight on 28th August 2017

Interviews: Interview date to be confirmed.

SSAFA is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to using the Disclosure & Barring Service.

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