Location: Lakeside Children's Centre B23 7UH
Contract Type: Fixed Term, Full Time
Closing Date: 27 November 2020
Salary: £29,577 - £33,782 per annum
Contract Hours: 37 hours
Spurgeons is one of the UK's leading children's charities, firmly supported by Christian beliefs and values, helping to support disadvantaged children and their families through delivering projects to support children, young people, their families and communities to find long-lasting solutions to the challenges they face.
We are passionate about the work we do and need equally committed members on our team to help us achieve those goals.
An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Children’s Services Lead (12 month FTC) to support the co-ordination and operational management of Family Support within the Erdington District, as part of Birmingham Forward Steps Early Years Health and Well Being Service.
The role involves providing leadership for all Family Support services; that secures their success and improvement, ensuring a high quality service provision for all children Under 5 and their parents/carers.
You will work proactively with all other relevant partners and promote the continuous improvement across the service to ensure the very best outcomes for children and their families; as set out in the contract requirement.
The post holder will have excellent communications skills and be confident in responding to the needs of service users and professionals contacting the service.
You will be based at the Lakeside and Featherstone Children’s Centres, however need to demonstrate a flexibility to work across the districts as required. A car driver and access to a car for work purposes is essential.
An in-depth understanding of safeguarding children and confidentiality are essential.
Please click here to see the Job description and Person specification for further details.
We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people we serve. This post is subject to necessary safeguarding checks including an appropriate level DBS Disclosure.
Spurgeons is a Living Wage Employer.