At Barnardo's we believe in children – no matter who they are, what they have done or what they have been through. Please read about our basis and values following the link below. You will be asked questions relating to them as part of the recruitment process for this role.
Barnardo's is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce for staff and volunteers. We actively encourage applications from disabled, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic and male candidates as they are under-represented within Barnardo's.
Our basis and values
At Barnardo's, our purpose is to transform the lives of the UK's most vulnerable children and our vision is to realise Thomas Barnardo's dream of a world where no child is turned away from the help that they need.
Would you like to be involved in this unique opportunity to support Children and Young People in the Barnardo's Wolverhampton Specialist Intensive Therapeutic Service?
Barnardo's operates a range of services across the Black Country & Worcester Locality. This service delivers support across 4 local authority areas – Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall and Wolverhampton, therefore the posts require travel to each area.
Objectives of Service
Barnardo's outreach and engagement service will deliver:
Delivery locations: Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall and Wolverhampton
Wolverhampton Specialist Intensive Therapeutic Service
Barnardo's are excited to be delivering this new work on behalf of Wolverhampton City Council. The Specialist Intensive Therapeutic Service is a multi- disciplinary specialist service providing high level intensive support for children, young people and parents/carers with high level complex need. Based from our Wednesbury offices and with robust links to all of our locality services, this project will provide excellence in supporting children, young people and families across the City.
The aim is to improve outcomes for children, young people and their families with multiple and complex needs, including special educational needs by providing an integrated, person-centred, proactive and responsive therapeutic service.
Initial Specific Responsibilities for Volunteer Co-ordinator:
Please include as much relevant detail in your application to demonstrate how you fulfil the requirements of our job role, as outlined above and in the Job Description/Personal Specification. Experience can be from previous employment, education, training, volunteering etc.
Previous applicants need not apply.
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