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Family Support Worker (Young Parents) – North Lanarkshire

  • Full time or Part time
  • £25,111 – £30,691
  • On site: Motherwell
  • Closing 27th June 2024

  • Advertised from 6th June 2024
  • 25 – 35 hours per week, flexibly to meet the demands of the Service. Fixed term to 31st July 2025.


The successful post-holder will be expected to operate in line with our values which are:

Justice, Equity, Trust, Collaboration and Compassion.


The Family Support Worker role will contribute to the organisation’s vision of a Scotland in which single parents and their children are valued and treated equally and fairly by supporting and delivering the various components which contribute to the North Lanarkshire Service.

They will provide direct interventions to single parents and their families including practical and emotional support in line with the OPFS Family Support Process. The role will include the development and delivery of groups and events for single parents and their families and will be responsible for promoting our work at networking opportunities and outreach activities.

All roles at OPFS contribute to our mission of working with and for single parent families, providing support that enables them to achieve their potential and help create lasting solutions to poverty and the barriers facing single parents and their children.

Equal opportunities and family friendly employment

  • OPFS aims to be an equal opportunity and family friendly employer and flexible working requests will be considered. OPFS has Investors In People status and Living Wage accreditation.

Application notes

For further information and to apply, please visit our website.