Programme Officer / Education / Government

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P8770
  • Date Posted: 26 May 2022
  • Recruiter: AWD online
  • Location: Newport, Gwent
  • Salary: £19,048 to £26,000
  • Sector: Social Care, Education, Government / Public Sector
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

Social Care Jobs. Programme Officer / Education / Government Jobs, Careers & Vacancies in Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales Advertised by AWD online – Multi-Job Board Advertising and CV Sourcing Recruitment Services

Young Carers in Schools Programme Officer with previous experience of partnership working with multiple organisations from education to local authorities, health boards and third sector / charities is required for a well-established Charity.

 

SALARY: £19,048 - £26,000 per annum

LOCATION: Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales

JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Permanent

WORKING HOURS: 37 Hours per Week

 

JOB OVERVIEW

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a Young Carers in Schools Programme Officer with previous experience of partnership working with multiple organisations from education to local authorities, health boards and third sector / charities.

Working as a Young Carers in Schools Programme Officer you will be required to coordinate and develop the delivery of the Young Carers in Schools Programme within the formal education settings, across Gwent.

As a Young Carers in Schools Programme Officer your aim will be to support interested schools to implement the Programme and gain organisation’s award at the appropriate level, for example; The Basics, Beyond the Basics and Best Practice.

 

APPLY TODAY

If this job looks like your ideal position, then please send in your CV as soon as possible for our Recruitment Team to review.

 

DUTIES

Your duties as a Young Carers in Schools Programme Officer will include:

  • Undertake research amongst schools to identify interest in the Young Carers in Schools Programme
  • Support schools to implement the Programme, gather evidence and create portfolios to be presented at the Peer Review Panel
  • Deliver presentations and attend events as required to promote the Programme
  • Deliver young carers awareness training for Teachers, Governors and support / educating staff as required
  • Host Peer Review Panel meetings as and when required
  • Monitor and evaluate service quality including user feedback
  • To be committed to safeguarding and promoting the rights and welfare of carers and the people they care for
  • Demonstrate a commitment to quality by contributing to the maintenance and future achievements within the Quality Award process and other standards
  • Contribute to the organisation’s public profile and influence / foster good relations with statutory and voluntary bodies

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

Essential:

  • Experience of partnership working with multiple organisations from education to local authorities, health boards and the third sector
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Effective presentation skills
  • Ability to manage own time and workload and respond to and prioritise a range of
  • competing demands
  • Effective networking skills
  • Excellent IT Skills, with experience of using Microsoft packages
  • A good standard of general education, with a commitment to continual professional development
  • A knowledge of and a commitment to equal opportunities
  • An understanding of the needs of carers, young carers, people with a disability,
  • dementia and people experiencing illness
  • Willing to be flexible with their hours of work and willing to work outside of normal office hours when required
  • An ability to travel for work purposes

 

Desirable:

  • Experience of working with young people and/or young carers
  • Experience working with the formal and informal education sectors
  • Ability to communicate in Welsh
  • Ability to collect and present performance information
  • Good research skills
  • Ability to represent the organisation in a professional capacity with external agencies and funders
  • Qualification in Health and Social Care/relevant qualification or experience (Level 2)
  • A knowledge of Health & Safety and Child Protection issues relevant to young people
  • Good monitoring and evaluation techniques
  • Ability to collate, interpret and manage a range of information, including statistical information and user feedback
  • An understanding of the social care sector / market

 

HOW TO APPLY

To be considered for this job vacancy, please submit your CV to our Recruitment Team who will review your details. CV’s of Job Applicants meeting this requirement will be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.

JOB REF: AWDO-P8770

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