As an Early Years Community Worker you will be responsible for a range of activities supporting the participation and engagement of parents and residents in the Children’s Centre area which bring about real and measurable change in the community and positive impact to lives of children under 5.
You will be passionate about improving the outcomes for young children and their families and reduce inequalities, particularly relating to child and family health and life chances, child development and school readiness and parenting skills and aspirations.
You will have strong skills to be able to develop good working relationships with Health Visiting and other Children’s Centre colleagues and partner providers and agencies to ensure that local children and families receive an integrated, holistic high standard support service.
You will be able to use knowledge, skills and sensitivity to engage parents/families who are vulnerable, are less likely to readily access services, and/or have additional needs, and support them to both engage and maintain their engagement with Children’s Centre services.
You will deliver and support programs to increase the resilience of parents and their ability to cope through identifying and supporting their parenting capacity, building on their strengths and empowering them to make positive, confidence choices.
You must have the following Experience/Education
- Minimum of 2 years post qualification experience in early years, community or health setting
- Childcare & Education NNEB, BTEC or equivalent
- A good knowledge and understanding of equality and diversity issues, with a commitment to an inclusive approach to working with service users.
Excellent rates of pay, bonuses and benefits with on-going support and career development.
All successful applicants will be required to have an Enhanced DBS carried out.
As a specialist Childcare agency, we believe that we can only be as successful as our candidates and employees. That is why we invest 100% in each and every candidate who registers with us and value all the work carried out by our team.
For more information, please contact us at the office on 0208 054 7200 or send us your CV to be considered for the position.