Family Court Advisor



Europe > England > West Midlands > West Midlands > Birmingham


Contract, Contract


£29 - £32 per hour



Date Posted

October 26, 2020

Start Date


Applications Close

November 25, 2020

Job Description

Medicare First are currently recruiting for a Family Court Advisor in the West Midlands.

You will be assessing and analysing court applications for any child protection and serious welfare issues affecting a child or young person keeping the child at the centre of your work through high quality direct work.

Skills required:-

  • A high standard of assessment and case analysis
  • Ability to produce written work to a high standard
  • Communicates effectively and demonstrates empathy with children & families within the family justice system
  • Effective communication and joint working with a range of professionals and agencies.
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Ability to prioritise
  • Confident decision making to work in high conflict situations
  • Ability to achieve safe outcomes in areas of conflict
  • Knowledge and use of tools and models of risk assessment
  • Ability to gather, record and analyse complex information
  • High quality concise recording and reporting skills
  • Effective casework planning to timescales
  • Integrate diversity into practice