Portage Home Visitor/Officer - Part time 22 hours per week

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Hours:
Part time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
16/11/2020 23:59
Employment Location:
Peterborough Community
£22,183 - £25,481 Pro rata
Weekly Hours:
Vacancy ID:
Closing date:
16 Nov
Further Information

We are looking for 2 part time Portage Visitor/Officers to join our team!

These roles are part time - 22 hours per week 52 weeks per year.

This is a great opportunity to work as a member of the Early Years SEND Specialist and Portage Service, delivering the ‘Portage model’ of support to pre-school children with complex needs and disabilities, in partnership with their families/carers.

The home visitor/Officer would be expected to have a relevant child development qualification and preferably have experience working with children with SEND.

The home visitor/Officer would join a small innovative, inspiring and experienced multi-disciplinary team, regularly supporting families. You would hold an individual caseload of pre-school children.

The home visitor/Officer would offer the family regular contact using a teaching programme which follows ‘structured teaching’, ‘child led play’ and ‘family focus’- elements of the Portage model of support.

The home visitor/Officer would also work closely with other agencies and services which would include the Heath visiting teams, Child development services and Early year’s team.

Closing date is 16th November 2020
Interviews to be held 3rd December 2020