Part Time Organiser- Family Support

25 hours per week fixed term for 12 months

£21,074 -£24,657 pro rata (NJC 22-27)

Home-Start is a voluntary organisation committed to promoting the welfare of families with at least one child under 5 years of age. Volunteers offer regular support, friendship and practical help to families under stress in their own homes helping to prevent family crisis and breakdown.

Due to new funding Home-Start West Dorset, are looking to recruit an Organiser to support the delivery of their new school readiness and home talk programme.

Responsible to our Senior Organiser he/she will work on recruiting, training, supervising and supporting a team of Home-Start volunteers. The Organiser will also need to liaise closely with statutory and voluntary organisations.

- Parenting experience and an understanding of the needs of families is an essential requirement for this post.

- Experience of working with families or volunteers would be an advantage.

The hours of work are 25 hours a week, including some evening and weekend work. Applicants must have use of their own car, for which HMRC recommended expenses are paid. Pension scheme is available. Applicants will be required to undergo an enhanced disclosure check with the DBS.

For further details and informal enquiries please contact: Home-Start West Dorset at

Closing date: 5pm/17:00 on 7th December 2018

Interview date: Monday 17th December 2018

HSWD is committed to safe recruitment practice as an important part of safeguarding and protecting children and vulnerable adults. HSWD is committed to equal opportunities.


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