Location:                                Milton Keynes – based at Milton Keynes Civic Centre with occasional travel across the UK

Salary:                                    £23,500 per annum (pro-rata)

Hours:                                    2 days per week (14 hours) (potential to increase if additional services are commissioned if post-holder is interested)

Contract:                                Fixed term until 30th September 2020

Benefits:                                 30 days annual leave plus bank holidays (pro-rata for part-time) and pension

Line management   

responsibility:                       No

Budget management

responsibility:                       No

Responsible to:                     Kinship Care Programmes Manager

We’re looking for someone committed to the work of Grandparents Plus who is passionate about making a difference to the lives of vulnerable families.  You’ll bring excellent relationship building, communication and organisational skills, as well as be able to work on your own initiative and collaboratively with partners.  You will have proven experience of working with families, particularly those in more disadvantaged circumstances. You will deliver a service across Milton Keynes that provides special guardians with advice, information, training and peer-to-peer support and raise awareness of the work of Grandparents Plus.

Full job description

If you have any questions, please contact Schola Muhoro at Grandparents Plus on 020 8981 8001 or at [email protected].

To apply, please send a CV and covering letter, of no more than two pages, detailing how you meet the requirements listed in the person specification to [email protected].

Closing Date:  Tuesday 16th April 2019 at 12 noon

Interview date: TBC