Learning Support Assistants

Learning Support Assistants for Communication & Interaction Unit


Closing Date : 30 Oct

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Volunteer Development Officer

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Organisation:Leicestershire County Council 

Working Hours: Full Time , Hours per week - 37 


Appointment Type:Permanent 

Location:Hinckley Children & Family Centre, Granville Road, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0PP 


Closing date:25 October 2020 at midnight 

To support and facilitate the work of volunteers across a locality. To support volunteers to work with children, young people and families who are at risk of poor outcomes and in need of additional support. To assist, promote and enable parent participation in the Children and Families Wellbeing Service.
  • Good standard of education NNEB/NVQ3 or equivalent in Childcare, Youth and Community, Health and Social Care, IAG, Community Regeneration.
  • Significant experience of working with volunteers
  • Experience of inter-agency work
  • Experience in delivering training
  • Comprehensive understanding of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the child
  • Understanding of risk and protective factors including the principles of effective practice
  • Knowledge of child development and an awareness of differing needs of children and young people
  • Ability to work as part of a team and in a multi-agency context, including the ability to operate in a variety of different settings with both clients and professionals.
  • Good oral and written communication skills, including presenting information to professional partners; good recording, administrative and report writing skills
  • Good organisational, planning skills and working to deadlines
  • Proven ability to engage with people from a variety of backgrounds, in particular those children, young people and families that are hard to reach

Please Note: Interviews will be held on Wednesday 4th and Thursday 5th November 2020
This post is the subject of a DBS enhanced check for a regulated activity
Please see the Job Description / Person Specification which are attached further down on this page
For informal enquires please contact Debbie Stobbs, Tel: 0116 305 52601  Email: Debbie.Stobbs@Leics.gov.uk 

We particularly welcome applicants from black, minority, ethnic (BME) communities, disabled people and lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) communities, as they are currently under represented within our workforce.
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