Short Breaks Co-ordinator

Short Breaks Coordinator
Location: South Gloucestershire
Department: Short Breaks
Salary Details: £26,465 FTE Per Annum
Hours: Full Time, 36 hours a week

About the charity

Our client is a national charity which has been supporting disabled children, young people and their families since 1970.

They work with children from birth through to 25 years.  Each year they support over 15,000 disabled children, offer over 120 different services and work with about 80 Local Authorities across England. 

They are passionate, caring and trusted and their vision is a world in which all disabled children and young people realise their aspirations. They offer support and practical help for families, every step of the way.

About the role

As a Short Breaks Coordinator, you will be supporting disabled children, or young people and their families, accessing the charity’s services.

This is a great opportunity to develop your skills in a rewarding role and gain a strong sense of achievement.

The role involves managing a variety of internal and external relationships in the context of a fast-moving environment requiring re-prioritisation and effective decision-making at an operational level linked to changing demands – this may involve support for crisis situations involving families.

Some unsocial hours, evenings and weekends required.

About you

Our client is looking for a dynamic and organised individual to join their small friendly team.

The role will require someone with excellent communication skills who has experience of managing projects to meet agreed targets, managing staff and working as part of a multi-agency network.

Qualified to NVQ Level 4 or equivalent holding/working towards appropriate professional qualification (supervisory / project management / social / domiciliary care / advice & guidance)

Closing date: 28 Jun 2021

Please make sure you are available for these dates as we will not be able to provide alternative dates.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

To find out more information and apply for this position, please click the apply button. You will then be taken to a simple CHM Recruit form and then redirected to the employer’s website.

No agencies please.