Head of Children's Centre

London N7
£40,003 - £43,572 p.a.
28 Feb 2012
13 Mar 2012
Full Time
Contract Type

Hornsey Road Children’s Centre

Hornsey Road Children's Centre is a vibrant environment, where high-quality early years education and a range of early intervention services work together to support local families.

We have a 48 place nursery for 0-5 year olds, offering full day care across the year, funded by Islington Early Years Service. A lively programme of community outreach and family support activities reach up to 150 families weekly.

Head of Children’s Centre

£40,003 - £43,572 p.a. inclusive 37 hours per week

London N7

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed Head of Centre to join our team of skilled practitioners, dedicated to improving outcomes for children in Islington.

You will be an experienced, professional and highly motivated manager who will work closely with the Early Years Service, the Centre Management Team and Advisory Board to meet both local and national strategic objectives.

You will hold a relevant qualification, preferably at degree level, or have extensive experience of managing programmes for families and children under 5, with a commitment to achieve the NPQICL.

If you relish the challenge of working collaboratively to develop the best early years education and enhance partnerships with local parents, carers and stakeholders, and have the commitment to facilitate delivery of effective early intervention services, we look forward to hearing from you.

Appointments are subject to Family Action receiving an enhanced disclosure from the Criminal Records Bureau which we consider acceptable.

For an application pack and further information, please visit www.family-action.org.uk/workingwithus

Closing date: 12 noon, Tuesday 13 March 2012.

Interview date: w/c 19 March – provisionally Wednesday 21 March 2012.

Family Action offers good working conditions, a comprehensive training programme and a Group Personal Pension Scheme (GPPS). We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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