ParentChild+ Early Leaning Home Visitor - Amharic/ Tigrinya speaker, 28 hours per week, £25,333 (including London Weighting) per annum, pro-rata- Westminster and Kensington & Chelsea

Initially a 15-month contract with the possibility for extension

Location: Central London Salary: £25,333 (including London Weighting) per annum Hours: 28 hours per week Closing date:
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If you have any questions, please contact Nia Bellot, ParentChild+ Coordinator at niab@familylives.org.uk

This a highly rewarding role which can dramatically improve educational outcomes for the children of low income and vulnerable families and improve parenting skills. It is an exciting opportunity to be involved in a new Early Years home learning programme in Westminster and Kensington & Chelsea. You will deliver the home learning service to vulnerable and low income families in these areas. You will work closely with Early Years practitioners in the local authority.

We are currently seeking to recruit an Early Years Home Visitors (Amharic/Tigrinya speaker) to work with the ParentChild + Coordinator and to deliver ParentChild+ across Westminster and Kensington & Chelsea areas.

ParentChild+ has been delivering this programme in America for over 50 years, working one-to-one with families who face significant life challenges. The model is based on EYHV making twice-weekly home visits, for at least 46 weeks.  It addresses a range of outcomes for parents whose children are at risk of starting school below the expected level, by offering free books and toys and modelling how to create a rich home learning environment and prepare children for school.

Please note: Currently home learning sessions are being delivered via Microsoft TEAMS and/or face to face in COVID secure settings

The successful candidate must have experience of working with pre-school children and supporting their parents. You should be able to build good relationships, have excellent organisational skills, be proficient in keeping records and entering data and have good written and verbal communication. Commitment to equality of opportunity is essential. Level 3 or equivalent qualification in childcare is desirable. You will work flexibly and should have a suitable home working environment and be able to easily travel around your area of work (to several locations each day).

The post requires the successful candidate to be a fluent Amharic/ Tigrinya speaker

The salary for 28 hours per week is £20,266.50 per annum

Please scroll downs to obtain the job description, full person specification, application form and guidance. Please note that we only accept application forms, which should be emailed to:
recruitment@familylives.org.uk. CVs will not be accepted

Closing Date: Thursday, 24th June 2021
Interview Date:  Tuesday, 6th July 2021 (via Microsoft TEAMS video)

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