Family Support Coordinator, Blackpool

School-Home Support (SHS) is a dynamic charity with extensive experience and expertise in attendance, parental engagement and safeguarding for disadvantaged children and families, with proven outcomes and success in increasing attendance and reducing exclusions.

Family Support Coordinator – Blackpool

Salary £27,500-£29,500 depending on experience

Full-time, 5 days per week

This post will be critical in allowing us to respond to schools growing needs in the Blackpool area. The post holder will be the SHS lead in the area and will further develop expertise across SHS, schools and members to promote positive outcomes for children and their
families. The Coordinator will be responsible for 7 x Family Support Practitioners and 3 x Parent Engagement Practitioners.

The successful candidate will have a confident ability to form professional partnerships with schools and other agencies and proven experience of sharing good practice and setting high standards. They will also have experience of managing staff and working effectively to build family resilience and be highly skilled in engaging children and their families.

Please see the job description for full details.

To apply for this post, please fill in an application form and send to recruitment@shs.org.uk

Closing date for applications: 26 May 2019
Interviews: week commencing 3 June 2019

School-Home Support​ ​takes very seriously the duty of care to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and is committed to ensuring that our safeguarding practice reflects statutory responsibilities, government guidance and complies with best practice. Our safeguarding policy recognises that the welfare and interests of children are paramount in all circumstances.