Emotional Health and Well-being Project Officer

Home based within England
£15,553–£18,407 per annum
18 Apr 2012
04 May 2012
Part Time
Contract Type

The National Deaf Children’s Society (NDCS) is the leading charity dedicated to creating a world without barriers for deaf children and young people.

Emotional Health and Well-being Project Officer

Home based within England

£15,553–£18,407 per annum

21 hours per week

Three year fixed term contract

This is an exciting post to develop NDCS’s work and profile with regards to deaf children and young people’s emotional health and well-being (EHWB). You will be supporting the development of new EHWB initiatives and promoting new EHWB resources in a dynamic team.

The post holder will have responsibility for the development and delivery of a sustainable plan of emotional wellbeing services for deaf young people and their families. They will provide emotional health and well-being training and consultation to professionals working in mainstream services.

You will be working in partnership with other agencies in ensuring deaf children and young people have opportunities to develop positive emotional health and well-being through developing and delivering a comprehensive programme of EHWB training.

You must have a commitment to the EHWB of deaf children, be an excellent communicator, organised with sound administrative experience. You must be flexible to travel across the UK.

For an application pack please ring our recruitment line on 020 7253 9006 or 020 7490 8656 (minicom). Alternatively, you can download an application pack by visiting our website at www.ndcs.org.uk  or fax 020 7251 5020 or email recruitment@ndcs.org.uk  

The closing date for applications is 9am on Friday 4 May 2012.

We expect interviews to be held in London on Thursday 17 May 2012.

NDCS is aiming to be an equal opportunities employer and is committed to promoting work-life balance amongst its staff.

NDCS is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and expects staff and volunteers to share that commitment.

The National Deaf Children’s Society is a registered charity in England and Wales (1016532) and in Scotland (SC040779).