Leeds, West Yorkshire
£23,500 per year pro rata (21 hours / 3 days per week)
Permanent, Part-time
Job description

About Scope

We’re the disability equality charity. We won't stop until we achieve a society where all disabled people enjoy equality and fairness. At home. At school. At work. In our communities.

We provide practical advice and emotional support whenever people need it most. We use our collective power to change attitudes and end injustice. And we campaign relentlessly to create a fairer society.

About the role

This is an opportunity to join the Activities for All team in Leeds who deliver an advice and guidance service to families of disabled children ensuring they have the information needed to make an informed choice with regards to services they wish to access.  You will also provide support to activity providers and settings helping them to be more inclusive with their service and supporting them to work towards Scopes Inclusion Quality Mark.

About you

We are looking to recruit an experienced professional with a background in working with children with complex needs and supporting parents of disabled children. You will have a proven track record in supporting the development of inclusive practice for children and ideally have experience of working towards the inclusion of all children in play, leisure and childcare settings.  You will have demonstrable or lived experience of disability and you should also be able to demonstrate knowledge of the Early Help (Common Assessment Framework).

This role involves travel across Leeds and surrounding areas therefore a car driver is preferred. Occasional evening and weekend work will be required.

For further information about the role please visit our website.

To apply

We are committed to equal opportunities. We particularly welcome applications from disabled people and guarantee interviews to suitably qualified disabled applicants.

To apply please send your CV and covering letter outlining your suitability to the role.

Closing date for applications:  18 December 2019.

 

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Posted on: 02 December 2019
Closing date: 18 December 2019
Tags: Social Care/Development, Support Worker
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