Family Support Worker (1 year fixed term)

School Family Support Worker Needed at Moulton Primary School

32.5 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (including 5 training days)

Do you have experience working with children and families? Do you have experience providing preventative support? Are you passionate about improving the outcomes of young people?

Moulton Primary are currently looking for a Family Support Worker to work in our large 3-form village primary school, with an immediate start available. You will be required to work 8:30am – 3:30pm Monday to Friday with a ½ hour unpaid lunchbreak.

You will be a confident, compassionate, and organised person who will work alongside our children, families and staff to ensure ongoing welfare needs are met within the school and families can access the support they need.

Daily duties will include:

  • Working with parents and children to improve outcomes and wellbeing of pupils within the school
  • Helping to raise the attendance of identified pupils
  • Conducting home visits when required
  • Liaising with external third-party agencies
  • Providing targeted and individual support to families


You will also:

  • Have previous experience working in a similar role
  • Have a passion for working alongside families to improve the wellbeing of young people
  • Be DBS checked or willing to have a Enhanced DBS check done


The post is paid at Grade G, spinal point 8 to 12, depending on experience.  The full-time equivalent salary is £22,777, (£11.81 per hour) to £24,496 (£12.70 per hour) however the post is pro rata which means you will be paid for 39 weeks which is then averaged out over the 52 weeks.  The actual salary is approximately £ 17,132 to £18,425 per annum. (Pay rise pending)

Moulton Primary School is a ‘Good School’ (Ofsted, December 2021) with lovely children and very supportive staff and Governors.

Please contact the school for more information and to arrange a visit –, 01604 643061.

Please email your completed application form to or
post to Moulton Primary School, Church Hill, Moulton, Northampton, NN3 7SW for the
attention of the School Business Manager.

Applications will be reviewed and interviews for this positions will be held on a rolling basis.

“Moulton Primary School has a duty to ensure the safeguarding of all the children and staff at the school. All appointments made will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring check and a Disqualification by Association declaration.”


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