Central London, Greater London
£25,729 - £29,537 per year, pro rata
Contract, 12 months (potential for extension depending on funding), Part-time, Full-time
Job description

Have you got brilliant people skills? Do you share our passion for supporting families with young children and pregnant women? If you have experience in early years, family support or community work, we'd love to hear from you.

Home-Start Westminster, Kensington & Chelsea, and Hammersmith & Fulham is a growing local charity working across 3 London boroughs. We are committed to helping families with young children through their challenging times.  

Our Co-ordinators build strong relationships with our families, working with them to identify their needs, match them to a trained volunteer and regularly review progress. They provide support, supervision and ongoing training to existing volunteers and train new volunteers. 

This is an exciting opportunity to join our small, enthusiastic and supportive staff team for a 12-month post (with possibility of extension subject to funding). We offer a genuinely rewarding and positive work environment, and ongoing opportunities for training and development.

Essential requirements:

  • Experience of supporting children and families; knowledge and understanding of their needs
  • Good interpersonal skills and a positive team player
  • Knowledge of safeguarding and the ability to supervise befriending volunteers
  • A commitment to anti-discriminatory practice
  • Ability to work using your own initiative

An appointment will be made subject to satisfactory references and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Closing Date:  Monday 12th July at 5pm

(Please note CVs will not be accepted)

Interviews: Thursday 22nd July

Home-Start Westminster, Kensington & Chelsea, and Hammersmith & Fulham is committed to Equality of Opportunity and Diversity, and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults.

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We are a leading family support charity, providing befriending support and therapy to families with young children,... Read more

Refreshed on: 30 June 2021
Closed date: 12 July 2021
Tags: Social Care/Development, Support Worker

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