Avg. Salary
$16.95
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Family Support Worker in San Diego, California is $16.95 per hour.

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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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Family Support Worker Tasks

  • Manage caseload and follow-up care
  • Assess quality of care by visiting home and residential sites
  • Assist in educating parents in behavior and life skills, individual and group classes
  • Act as a liaison with parents and treatment professionals

About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

Family Support Worker Job Listings

Family Support Worker Reviews

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

Family Support Worker in San Diego:
Pros: Helping families out and promoting positive parenting.
Cons: The pay is low for everything that we do.

Key Stats for Family Support Worker

1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: