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Childrens Activity

Childrens Activity

Posted 15 November 2023 by Reed Business Support
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Children’s Disability Delivery Coordinator 

Location: Epsom & Ewell

Hours of work: 35 hours per week including one evening per week. Term time hours: Wednesday – Sunday 09:00 – 17:00 or Tuesday – Saturday 09:00 – 17:00 School holidays hours: Monday – Friday 09:00 – 17:00

Salary / pay rate: Coordinator £26,000 - £28,000 Senior: £29,000 - £31,000 Level 3 professional qualification and a minimum of 2 years experience working and/or delivering services for CYP

Role Purpose: To coordinate and deliver an exciting range of Short Breaks activity clubs for children and young people aged 5 - 18 with additional needs and disabilities.

Main responsibilities:

  • Plan and deliver a structured programme of enjoyable, recreational, high quality activities to
  • meet the needs of children and young people with additional needs and disabilities who attend
  • Short Breaks clubs
  • Lead and line manage a team of workers and volunteers, and to assist in the recruitment and training of the Disability sessional team
  • To coordinate and take responsibility for the planning, allocation of places, and staffing to ensure safe delivery of Short Breaks clubs
  • Have responsibility for processing of new referrals, initial assessments and individual care plans and any associated risk assessments
  • To develop strategies and behavioural support plans for young people attending activities and access Disability Services
  • To be aware of Ofsted requirements and ensure Short Breaks clubs for children are compliant, with ongoing monitoring Administer medication for children and young people with health needs and undergo relevant training and transfer this knowledge onto the staff team
  • Work closely with individual children and young people and their families to identify a range of social, recreational and leisure activities to meet the needs of young people and children
  • Ensure that all young people are made to feel valued and enabled to develop and improve self esteem, life skills, self-confidence and positive experiences
  • To gain young people’s feedback and capture their voice in shaping and evaluating future club sessions
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  • Work as part of the delivery team, initiate programmed activities, alongside additional opportunities
  • To be responsible for the Health and Safety of children, young people and staff, above all, ensuring that Safeguarding Children and Safeguarding Adults at Risk policies are adhered to
  • Provide information, guidance and advice for parent/carers about local services for young people and families
  • Attend and participate in relevant internal/external meetings and forums related to the CYP services activities
  • To provide operational Coordinator cover for other Disability Services or locations as required

Reference: 51634576

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