East Midlands
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Next Generation Practitioner

Permanent contract but please note provisional funding end date of 30th June 21

18 hours per week

£23,388 per annum / pro rata, Actual £11378

Location: Nottingham

The Children's Society has been helping children and young people in this country for over 130 years. We run local services that support children when they are at their most vulnerable and in desperate need of help. We're there for children, every step of the way.

This is an exciting opportunity to join The Children's Society Nottingham Team. Based within a multi-disciplinary hub of services you will deliver the Next Generation Service - a service that offers intensive one-to-one support and challenges systems that create additional barriers for disadvantaged children and young people.


-You will be experienced in supporting young people who face disadvantage and will have a good understanding of the issues that impact young people's lives.

-You will be a highly skilled team player who excels in relationship building and supporting young people to access support services.

-You will have strong communication skills and be able to establish networks across a range of stakeholders.

-You will have a good understanding of the young people's sector, systems and processes and will be able to think creatively when faced with challenges.

This position is initially fixed term ending 30/6/2021 however we anticipate that the post will receive follow-on funding for 2021/22.

If you would like to talk informally about this role - please contact Nichola Rose on 07850 500708


The Children's Society runs over 100 local services that help thousands of young people who desperately need our support, and we campaign to get laws and policies changed to make children's lives happier and safer.

Every day we're changing the lives of children in this country for the better - and with your help, tomorrow we can be there for even more.

The Children's Society is committed to safeguarding and protecting the children and young people that we work with. As such, all posts are subject to a safer recruitment process, including the disclosure of criminal records and vetting checks. We ensure that we have a range of policies and procedures in place which promote safeguarding and safer working practices across our services.

Therefore, candidates applying for work in our CYP Directorate will be required to complete an “Employment history_template” document prior to interview. The fully completed document should be loaded by the candidate at the point of uploading your CV.

The closing date for applications is Thurs 3rd Dec
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Posted on: 19 November 2020
Closing date: 03 December 2020
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