For nearly 60 years this national children's charity has been building a better childhood for all.
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Participation Team delivering and developing their work on children and young people’s engagement and participation.
Participation Programme Officer
Location: London Fields, London (They promote a flexible, hybrid way of working - minimum 2 days in the office.)
Contract: Full-time, Fixed Term – until 31 March 2024
Salary: £32,978 per annum
Other benefits: Include 30 days holiday plus bank holidays and an additional 3 days leave for Christmas org-wide shut down)
The post holder will take responsibility for the effective delivery of key participation projects including their new NHS England projects focussing on improving key services for children and young people with learning disabilities and autism, as well as supporting other teams across the charity in their consultation activities and contacts with children and young people. Experience of developing and delivering engagement with disabled children and young people and those with special educational needs is a must for this post.
This role provides the opportunity to work closely with children and young people, colleagues and external partners to co-ordinate and deliver a range of consultation activities, develop materials and outputs, and contribute to our overall team planning and processes. You will also be responsible for managing CYP data, ensuring safeguarding practices are adhered to, and reporting against outcomes. You will be an integral part of a fast-paced team with a strong national profile and reputation for expertise and excellence in delivery.
This role includes out of hours working, agreed in advance.
Closing date: 08:00am on Tuesday 16th August 2022
Assessment and interviews to be conducted on Monday 22nd August 2022.
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Please quote the job title and reference number in your application. CVs will not be accepted.
To find out more information, please click the apply button. You will be taken to a simple CHM Recruit form and then redirected to complete your application for this position.
This charity is an equal opportunities employer and they particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and minority ethnic candidates, LGBTQ+ candidates, candidates with disabilities, and male candidates, as they would like to increase the representation of these groups at the charity. They strive for their workforce to be representative of the communities that they serve and they know that greater diversity will lead to even greater results for children.
No agencies please.