Family Support School Liaison Worker (Bristol)
Job Title: Family Support School Liaison Worker (Bristol)
Hours: 20 Hours per week
Salary: £14,508 pro rata (£13.95 per hour)
Contract: Initial 18 Month Contract (extension subject to further funding)
Closing Date: Sunday 16th May 2021
Interview Date: Wednesday 26th May 2021
Interview Location: Somerset Office
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.
We have secured significant funding from The National Lottery Community Fund to enable us to provide a range of intensive services for children, parents and professionals in the Bristol area in relation to Down Syndrome.
The Family Support School Liaison Worker will play a key role in the support offered to families and educational professionals in relation to the inclusion and attainment of pupils with Down Syndrome in mainstream and specialist early years, primary and secondary schools and settings across Bristol.
The successful applicant will be joining the small but busy team based in Knowle, Bristol
For further information, please contact our main office on 01278 691100.
To download an application pack, please complete the expression of interest form.
Closing date for applications is midnight on Sunday 16th May 2021
Registered Charity Number: 1116381