Post: Children's Wellbeing and Development Coordinator
Hours: 20 hours per week, but there is flexibility to work hours in addition to this where required.
The Cottage Family Centre is looking for a highly motivated, experienced practitioner with deep knowledge and understanding of children’s learning and development as well as the challenges facing our families across our communities.
This rewarding role will support and coordinate a small childcare team within a childcare setting as well as provide support to individual children aged 0-3 years within their homes who have to require support in their physical, social, and emotional skills and are experiencing attachment difficulties such as separation anxieties.
As well as supporting individual children to reach their full potential, this role will enable parents to be individually supported to gain a better understanding of their children’s needs empowering them to improve their children’s development by using strategies and activities that they can incorporate within their daily lives.
Minimum Qualifications required are: HNC Childcare and Education, SVQ 3 Social Services (Children and Young People), HNC Childhood Practice or relevant childcare qualification.
Minimum practice experience: 3 years’ in a similar role/
A certificate in Food Handling and First Aid is also desirable. This post will be subject to a PVG Scheme Record check, SSSC registration and 2 references.
Contact the business support team on 01592 269 489 or e-mail [email protected] for an application pack.
The closing date for applications is 24 March 2023.