Visyon has a vacancy for a: Visyon Education Team – Project Worker
Hours: 20 hours per week term time only Currently funded until 31st March 2021 with potential for extension
Salary: £25,240 per annum pro-rata (£13,461 pa actual)
Location: Based in Congleton but working across Cheshire East and Staffordshire Moorlands
Visyon is a charity that supports the emotional health and wellbeing of children, young people and their families across Cheshire and into North Staffordshire, through the provision of a range of services, including one-to-one counselling, group work, mentoring, and family support work. The post holder will work as part of the Visyon Education Team, supporting our innovative prevention work in school and community settings.
The role involves ensuring the successful implementation of evidence based programmes, delivering Visyon training and developing schools as ‘mentally healthy’ organisations. We place great importance on ethical, safe practice and invest in rigorous evaluation of our work. It is desirable that prospective candidates have experience of working in a teaching or public health role. Secondments may be considered for this role. Working with Visyon requires flexibility, strong communication, organisational skills and the ability to work effectively with children, young people and others who support them.
Closing date for applications is Monday 20th October 2019 at 9am
Interviews will take place on Monday 28th October 2019 All job offers are subject to satisfactory references and DBS check
Application packs are available at www.visyon.org.uk/work-with-us For further information please contact Laura Whitaker or Jane Henry on: 01260 290000
Visyon, Fellowship House, Park Road, Congleton. Cheshire. CW12 1DP.
Charity registration number: 1107951. Company registered in England and Wales. Company registration number: 5250758
Sunday, 20 October, 2019 - 09:00