Family Lives
Greater London (On-site)
£25,333 (including London Weighting) per annum, pro-rata
Contract, End of Jan 2024, Part-time
Job description

ParentChild+ Early Learning Home Visitor, 14 hours per week, £25,333 (including London Weighting) per annum, pro-rata- Tower Hamlets. Fixed term to end January 2024

 

This is a highly rewarding role which can dramatically improve educational outcomes for the children of low income and vulnerable families and improve parenting skills. It is an exciting opportunity to be involved in a new Early Years home learning programme in Tower Hamlets. You will deliver the home learning service to vulnerable and low income families in this area. You will work closely with Early Years practitioners in the local authority.

We are currently seeking to recruit an Early Years Home Visitors to work with the ParentChild + Coordinator and to deliver ParentChild+ in Tower Hamlets.

 

ParentChild+ has been delivering this programme in America for over 50 years, working one-to-one with families who face significant life challenges. The model is based on EYHV making twice-weekly home visits, for at least 46 weeks.  It addresses a range of outcomes for parents whose children are at risk of starting school below the expected level, by offering free books and toys and modelling how to create a rich home learning environment and prepare children for school.

 

Please note: Currently home learning sessions are being delivered via Microsoft TEAMS and/or face to face in COVID secure settings

 

The successful candidate must have experience of working with pre-school children and supporting their parents. You should be able to build good relationships, have excellent organisational skills, be proficient in keeping records and entering data and have good written and verbal communication. Commitment to equality of opportunity is essential. Level 3 or equivalent qualification in childcare is desirable. You will work flexibly and should have a suitable home working environment and be able to easily travel around your area of work (to several locations each day).

 

The annual salary for 14 hours per week is £10,133.25

 

Please visit our website to obtain the job description, full person specification, and the link to apply using our online system.

 

Please ensure that you cover all criteria on the person specification as this will be used for shortlisting purposes.

 

If you have any questions on the role, please contact Rujina Begum, ParentChild+ Coordinator

 

Closing Date:    Sunday, 19th June 2022

 

Interview Date:  Tuesday 28th or Wednesday 29th June 2022 (via TEAMS)

Posted on: 23 May 2022
Closed date: 19 June 2022 at 23:59
Tags: Advice, Information, Support Worker