Family Support Worker

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Areas Of Interest:   Children's & Youth Support Services
Certificate Level:  Certificate IV
Certificate Name:  Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention
Certificate Description:  As a Family Support Worker you would be employed in youth and family intervention services where you would assist social and welfare workers by providing services and support to families. You would carry out activities related to maintenance of a child or young person at risk, personal care and other activities of living.
Code:  CHC40313
Work Type:  Helping & Advising Organising & Clerical

Skills & Knowledge you will learn

Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
Use communication to build relationships
Work legally and ethically
Confirm client developmental status
Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
Work collaboratively to maintain an environment safe for children and young people
Work within a practice framework
Work with diverse people
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
Participate in work health and safety
Facilitate family intervention strategies
Provide parenting, health and well-being education
Facilitate changeovers
Facilitate and monitor contact
Support families to self-manage contact
Support people to improve relationships