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Sitting & Befriending Coordinator 

We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated individual to join our dynamic team. In this role you will be working with young people and children with additional needs and their families. You will support them by matching them with a Befriender who will go out with the young person enabling them to try new activities and gain new skills. You will also recruit and train Befrienders. We have been delivering this service in Richmond for many years, but we are now expanding it in to Kingston. You will be responsible for launching this established service in Kingston.  

The role is varied and interesting. It is 21 hours per week and there are also opportunities for home working.

Deadline for applications is 2pm on the 1st of February 2018  and we will be interviewing on the 8th of February 2018. 

We welcome applications from candidates with a wide range of backgrounds and have a guaranteed interview scheme for candidates with a disability who meet the minimum requirements of the role. We encourage parents with children/young people with disabilities and additional needs to apply and can offer flexibility in the role. 

Please read the guidelines provided before competing the application form. Please note we only accept completed applications forms.
No CVs will be accepted.

JD & Person Specification 
Intro & Guidance (please read) 
Application Form 
Equal Opps Form 

We look forward to receiving your completed Application Form

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