Family Support Worker Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Social Care

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Family Support Worker Skills List in Social Care

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Family Support Worker role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Family Support Worker job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 59% of Family Support Worker job descriptions contained family support worker as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

family support worker
59%
mental health
47%
challenging behaviour
22%
children and young people
18%
childrens support worker
18%
shift flexibility
18%
children
18%
social care
13%
social work
10%
children's social care
8%
altrincham
8%
disabilities
8%
manchester
8%
partington
8%
wythenshawe
8%
support worker
8%
youth worker
8%
safeguarding
5%
care worker
5%
support workers
5%
children's social work
5%
bolton
5%
families
5%
flexible
5%
child protection
5%
home support
5%
agency work
3%
teamwork
3%
observation
3%
children support worker
3%
time management
3%
risk assessment
3%
youth support worker
3%
autism
3%
assessment centre
3%
care assistant
3%
children's support worker
3%
asye
3%
supportive
3%
care work
3%
level 3
3%
parent and child
3%
child welfare
3%
lsa
3%
permanent
3%
contact centre
3%
school
3%
local authorities
3%
sen
3%
family care
3%
working with young people
3%
sen ta
3%
fostering
3%
parenting
3%
advocacy
3%
ta
3%
healthcare
3%
communication skills
3%
teaching assistant
3%
compassion
3%
team leader
3%
qcf level 3
3%
confidentiality
3%
behaviour
3%
family support
3%
empathy
3%
residential support worker
3%
care
3%
therapeutic support worker
3%
organisational skills
3%
semh
3%
problem solving
3%
vulnerable
3%
nurturing
3%

While these keywords are a good start, remember that every job is different. Instead of including all these keywords on your CV, identify the keywords most relevant to the job you're applying to and include those. For the best chance of success use our CV keyword scanner tool to help with this.

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