Post: Outreach Worker / Designated Safeguarding Lead (Back Up) 


Vacancy - Outreach worker

Location: Duke Street Primary School, Chorley                No. on Roll: 331 


Temporary post to cover a maternity leave from: 08/02/21  


Full time: (37 hours) 


Please note that these hours are not just during term time, but all year.  


Grade: 7  


Governors are looking for someone with experience and a proven track record in demonstrating positive outcomes for families. This could come from a school/nursery background or from work in Children’s/ Neighbourhood Centres or family support work through Children’s Social Care. 


Scope of Work – appropriate for this post: 


  • To provide support and advice to families and children, either through group support, individual support or support within the home environment. 
  • To work alongside or signpost to other agencies to deliver services to parents and children  
  • To lead the Common Assessment Framework process as required 
  • Be Lead Professional for some Team Around the Family plans 
  • Support with attendance and punctuality 
  • Liaise with the HT, DSL, Nurture staff and SENDCo 
  • Undertake home visits as required and attend meetings in family homes
  •      Undertake 1:1 work with pupils where appropriate 




Closing date: Thursday 22nd October


Shortlisting date: Tuesday 3rd November


Interview date:  Wednesday 11th November


Please email applications to:  

We look forward to hearing about your previous professional experience and your work philosophy, in your letter of application, which you should return with a completed application form.  

Andrew Kidd
Duke Street Primary School


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