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Family Support Coordinator SEND

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Home-Start Mid & West Suffolk
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29 November 2020 05:00 PM
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  • £23,080 pro rata plus contributary pension.
  • 37 hpw
  • Based in Mid and West Suffolk Districts.

Can you help parents to break down larger tasks into small skills to work with children?

We are a voluntary organisation committed to promoting the welfare of families with young children.We require a new team member to maintain a high standard of practise, supporting families and volunteers within the ethos of Home-Start through 1 to 1 home-visiting and group-based work. The role will be focussed on families where at least one child or adult has additional needs or is on the autistic spectrum.

You will:

  • Have parenting experience and an understanding of the needs of children and families
  • Hold a relevant qualification at NVQ Level 3 or above and at least 2 years’ experience of employment or voluntary work in family support
  • Be able to work on their own initiative, responding to families’ needs and providing feedback and support to families to achieve their aims
  • Have a proven ability to enhance and develop partnership working
  • Work well as part of a team and to overcome the issues of remote working whilst away from the main office.

Due to the rural nature of the areas we work in the applicant will require a full, current driving licence and have access to a car. You will be subject to an Enhanced DBS. Home-Start is committed to equal opportunities and to safer recruitment practice as part of safeguarding and protecting children and vulnerable adults.

For an application pack please visit: www.homestartmidandwestsuffolk.org.uk

CVs cannot be accepted. Applications should be returned via email to: office@homestartmidsuffolk.org.uk

Home-Start Mid & West Suffolk registered charity no. 1127760. 

A company limited by guarantee registered in England & Wales no. 6674059. Registered office: 20 Broad Street, Eye, Suffolk IP23 7AF.

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