Team Leader – Family Support


Team Leader – Family Support

Ups and Downs Southwest
  • Part Time
  • Salary: £15.33 per hour
  • Closing date: Wednesday July 17th, 2019 11:59pm
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Hours:  24 Hours per week

Salary: £29,500 pro rata (£15.33 per hour)

The Charity

Ups and Downs Southwest is a Down Syndrome Support charity working with children, families and professionals across the South West. We carry out direct family support work and offer training packages to professionals from the health, education and social care sectors. With over 20 years’ experience, we are the ‘go to’ service for all families, professionals and all those involved in the care and education of children and young people who have Down Syndrome.

The Position

The Family Support Team Leader will play a key role in the operation of the charity and its services. He/she will manage and lead the family support team, youth service and volunteer befrienders, maintain and create successful links and working relationships with statutory providers and other agencies and work closely with the charities Director to contribute and implement the strategic vision and operational plan of the charity.

The Location

The successful applicant will be joining the small but busy team based in Westonzoyland which is just 4 miles outside the town of Bridgwater.

For an application pack please e mail: admin@upsanddowns.net using ‘Application request’ in the title, Re: Team Leader post.

For further details please contact Joanna Thorn, Director on 01278 691100.

Closing Date: Thursday 17th July 2019

Interview Date:   Thursday 25th July 2019