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Home-Start Family Support Coordinator

£22,183 Pro Rata (21 hours per week)

Home-Start West Somerset is a voluntary organisation offering support, friendship, and practical help to parents with young children in our local community.  We work with trained volunteers who visit families at home and offer them informal, confidential, and flexible support.

We are seeking to recruit a dynamic and inspirational Family Support Coordinator for our team to work in West Somerset.

Our family Support Coordinators build strong relationships with our families, working with them to identify their needs, match them to a trained volunteer and regularly review progress. They provide support, supervision and ongoing training to existing volunteers and assist with the recruitment, selection, and preparation of new volunteers.

It is essential that candidates have a strong understanding of the needs of families with young children and will be willing to develop their knowledge of current legislation and policies relating to children and families.  You will have relevant previous experience and have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Use of a car is essential.  Post is subject to DBS check.

For a full application pack please contact us or download below.

[email protected]

01643 707304

Application closing date 01/07/2021 by 12 noon

Interviews will be held on 12/07/21

Registered Charity No 113944

26A The Avenue, Minehead, Somerset. TA24 5AZ

An Equal Opportunities employer committed to safer recruitment practice as an important part of safeguarding children and vulnerable adults.