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Family Engagement Worker
Hours of work; 16 hours a week fixed term until 31st April 2024.
Salary scale; £18,562 Pro rata (incremental rise process currently under review)
The post is subject to references, criminal records disclosure and a six-month probationary period.
We are delighted to have gained funding from the Big Lottery for our new project, Parenting Together and created a wonderful opportunity, for a bright individual to join our experienced friendly team as a Community Engagement Worker.
This is a part time post to develop and deliver our weekly Home-Start Together community group sessions, with volunteer support.
You will have experience of working with children and arranging play sessions or mother and toddler groups. You will have lots of enthusiasm, and the ability to work autonomously. You will possess a good understanding of child development and the benefit of parental involvement and understand the range of family issues affecting children’s outcomes.
You will have excellent interpersonal skills to engage families, and oodles of confidence, to sing, sign, read stories, and play musical instruments, with the babies, children, and their parents.
If you wish to learn more about the vacant post, or have any queries about the role, please contact Wendy Hocking 07969 284641. For more information please find the full job description and person specification below.
To apply for the post
Please complete the application form which you can download from the link at the bottom of this page or request a copy by emailing
The closing date for the completed application is Monday 7th June 2021, 11pm. Interviews will be held on Monday 14th June 2021.
Please note that you may submit your CV but we do require a completed application form to consider you for this post.
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