The Residential Family Centre Family Support Worker will be an appropriate role model to families at the centre and provide support, advice, and assistance in the basic care of babies and children. The Family Support Worker will contribute to the family assessment process as directed by the family assessment plan and work with the current strategies related to each family’s case.

The Family Support Worker’s role will be underpinned by the Residential Family Centres National Minimum Standards and The Residential Family Centres Regulations 2002 and amendment 2013.

The Residential Family Assessment Centre Family Support Worker Job Description and Person Specification lays out the essential requirements of the role and the skills needed for the position of the Residential Family Assessment Centre Family Support Worker.