2Days left

Health and Children's Centre Advisors (2 posts)

job logo image
Suffolk County Council
Place of work:
See Advert Details
Salary details:
£18,426 pro rata
Job term:
Full or Part Time
Closing date:
19 January 2020 11:30 PM
Available to
Available to
Available to
Available to
Available to
  • Bookmark this job

Based at Kirkley Childrens Centre, Lowestoft or Butterflies Childrens Centre, Beccles.

We have opportunities available for Health and Children's Centre Advisers across Lowestoft and Waveney.

You will support the Health and Children’s Centre Service to promote the social, emotional, physical and intellectual wellbeing of children from pregnancy to 5 years through the delivery of the Healthy Child Programme and the Children’s Centre Statutory Framework.    

You will:

  • provide information, guidance and advice to colleagues, partners and directly to children, young people and families to ensure they are enabled to achieve the best possible outcomes
  • have a suitable level 2 qualification in English and mathematics or equivalent experience or evidence of skills
  • have good level of communication skills (written and verbal) with the ability to provide advice and information with clarity and impartiality to meet the needs of the recipient.

This organisation positively encourages the use of technology to communicate and engage, but on occasions there may be a requirement for you to travel using reasonable and suitable means available to you and agreed by the authority.

For an informal discussion only, please contact Jackie Lanham on 07712 418922 or Frances Desborough on 07540 671193.

Please read the Job and Person Profile before applying for this job.

Interview date: 24 January 2020.

This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks or police vetting will be required for relevant posts. We are also committed to flexible working. For the types of flexible or part time working available for specific roles, please see the Job and Person Profile. Suffolk County Council - welcoming diversity.

Job location