£19,116
Avg. Salary
£9.26
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Family Support Worker is £9.26 per hour.

The average pay for a Family Support Worker is £19,116 per year.

£7.61
10%
£9.26
50%
£11.35
90%
MEDIAN £9.26
£12k
10%
£19k
50%
£25k
90%
MEDIAN £19,116
£11,997 - £25,430
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MEDIAN: £19,116
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£7.61 - £11.35
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MEDIAN: £9.26
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Salary £11,997 - £25,430
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£12,601 - £24,993
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 20 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 181
Hourly Data £0£11
Hourly Rate £7.61 - £11.35
Overtime £10.25
Annual Data £0£24K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£12,601 - £24,993
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 20 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 62

Job Description for Family Support Worker

Many different problems may occur to families regardless of size, location, or situation, and a network of social services exists to give these families assistance. The family support worker is the contact between these families and organizations. They communicate with the family, learning about their situation and helping them find potential solutions. They are also in charge of following up with the family over a period of time to make sure that the problems are adequately taken care of and devising alternatives for where they are not. These services vary greatly, from child protection services to drug abuse rehabilitation to food and nutrition assistance to employment assistance. The family support worker should provide a caring attitude and show an investment in their issues. In addition, the family support worker should have a thorough knowledge of the specific services offered and have good attention to detail so that records may be properly kept and maintained.

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Common Career Paths for Family Support Worker


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Family Support Worker Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Family Support Worker

Pay by Experience for a Family Support Worker has a positive trend. An entry-level Family Support Worker with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤18,000 based on 66 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Family Support Worker with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤20,000 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Family Support Worker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤21,000 based on 38 salaries. A Family Support Worker with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤22,000 based on 8 salaries.

Family Support Worker Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Family Support Worker?

Family Support Worker in South Wales:
"Rewarding."
Pros: Supporting vulnerable families.
Cons: The responsibility of children services referrals.

Family Support Worker in Bradford:
Look at the job very carefully and enjoy what you do.

Family Support Worker in England: Hertfordshire:
"Summary."
Be impartial, honest and calm. It helps to be organised with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Knowledge in housing and benefits are desirable.

Family Support Worker in Waltham Cross:
"Brilliant."
Pros: Supporting parents to be the best parent possible.
Cons:

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Key Stats for Family Support Worker

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Family Support Worker Salaries

Late-Career
▲17%

Experienced
▲8%

Mid-Career
▲5%

National Average
₤19,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Family Support Worker Salaries

Activities for Children
▲3%

National Average
₤19,000

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼8%

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 93%