Kinship Care Co-ordinator (Peterborough)
We wish to recruit a Kinship Care Coordinator to deliver our Children in Need project working with kinship families in Peterborough. Responsibilities will include identifying kinship carers and children living in kinship care, running activities for the kinship children and their families to reduce isolation and build social networks, assessing the needs of the children and kinship carers, and support them to access the practical and emotional support that they need.
The successful applicant will have experience in working with children and families, and will build on this already successful project to provide activities and support to children in kinship care and their families.
- Salary range: £24, 000-25,500 p.a pro rata, dependent on experience
- Hours: 21 hours per week
- Contract: 1 year with possible extension dependent on securing funding
Based in Peterborough from local service or home with frequent travel around Peterborough to visit families, partners and service providers. Also travel to activity venues and to Adfam Head Office in London will be required. Use of a car is essential. The post requires regular work at weekends and during school holidays.
This post is subject to appropriate security and DBS checks
Please complete and return the application form and other relevant forms by 5.00pm on Thursday 17 October to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Interviews will take place in Peterborough on Thursday 24 October.