We are Hiring!
Coordinator – part time 21 hours per week
Salary – £21,895 per annum pro rata (full time hours 35 per week)
Home-Start Aberdeen works with families in the local area with complex needs, who have at least one child pre-birth to age 5. Our vision is for every child in our area to have the best possible start in life.
We are excited to be recruiting a highly motivated Coordinator to join our small team. Taking a strength-based and family centred approach, you will manage a case load of supported families and provide support, supervision and training to volunteers working with families.
You will be an excellent communicator and quickly able to establish and maintain effective relationships with families and volunteers. You will have a strong understanding of children’s early years development, the importance of attachment and bonding and the potential impact of trauma on children and their parents. You will be flexible in approach and able to multitask with good organisational skills. Experience of working with families is essential (paid or voluntary) and experience of working with volunteers would be an advantage. You will be required to do home visits to families as part of this role therefore a full UK driving license and access to a car/vehicle for work is required.
This post is funded by the National Lottery Community Fund and is offered on a part time basis until April 2022. Any extension will be subject to funding.
The post is subject to a PVG check at enhanced level.
Our office is based in Aberdeen city centre; the team are currently working from home.
Home Start Aberdeen positively welcomes and seeks to ensure we achieve diversity in our workforce and that all job applicants and employees receive equal and fair treatment. We encourage applications from all candidates regardless of age, race, gender, gender identity, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or nationality.
For an application pack in an alternative format email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Further information on the fantastic work we do can be found on our website or by phoning us on 07377 528596.
Interested candidates are asked to send completed application forms to email@example.com by 5pm on 17th September 2021.
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Home-Start Aberdeen is a local community network of trained volunteers and expert support helping families with young children through their challenging times. We are there for parents when they need us most because childhood can’t wait.
We are very grateful to all the volunteers and organisations who contribute to our work. With a growing requirement for support from city-based families, we are always looking for new volunteers and fundraising support.