Family Support Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £23,727 – £27,614
  • Glasgow with Hybrid working
  • Closing 3rd October 2022


  • Advertised from 15th September 2022
  • Salary depending on experience

Role

Home-Start Glasgow North and North Lanarkshire is a vibrant community charity making a big impact on families in the local area. Our trained volunteers and staff help families with young children through challenging times. In Scotland, over 1500 volunteers support over 3500 families and nearly 6500 children each year through compassionate, confidential help to parents when they need us most.

The parents we support are often overwhelmed and isolated. They may be struggling with mental health, illness, disability, multiple birth, poverty, domestic abuse, separation, or trauma. We provide both 1:1 and group support to families in the community and online.

We are now looking to welcome a new Family Support Coordinator to our North Lanarkshire team who are based in our Bellshill office, although the role involves travel throughout North Lanarkshire. The role is initially funded for one year. Hybrid working.

Key responsibilities:

• An understanding of the needs of children and families

• Relevant experience of working alongside families, preferably in the voluntary sector

• Good working knowledge of child protection and child development

• Experience of developing and delivering training • Good IT skills

• The ability to supervise and support a caseload of families and volunteers

• Driving licence and own car required

This role is subject to PVG checks.

Application notes

For further information on this exciting role, download an application pack from our website homestartgnnl.org.uk, or email info@homestartgnnl.org.uk

Closing date: Monday 3rd October 2022 at 5pm


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