Salary Circa £20,000 per annum
Permanent Full-Time - 35 hours a week
Do you like working in an inclusive organisation that values all of its people?
Do you like working in an organisation that is committed to meeting the best interests of all children? If you do… then read on.
Bucks Activity Project is part of the Action for Children Countywide Integrated Short Breaks Service, commissioned by Buckinghamshire Council and provides community short breaks to children and young people aged 0-19 with disabilities and additional learning needs across Buckinghamshire with over 250 children currently registered.
The service provides activities 7 days a week, although the role is for office daytime hours only, this means communication from the team will not always be face to face. Therefore patience, a sense of humour and a positive outlook are required attributes for this busy environment. Although the role is demanding the rewards are great too, with the organisation offering a good package of support by way of promoting self-development and well-being through our online learning and development platform, as well as the service delivering positive outcomes to children, young people and their families.
You will work as part of a team working with one other Business Support Officers and supporting Senior Business Support Officer, a Co-ordinator and a team of team leaders and support workers.
The successful candidate will need to be able to evidence an organised and flexible way of working and have a willingness to learn the evolving software that is supported in the organisation.
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The way we workWe work to make sure every child and young person has the love, support and opportunity they need to reach their potential. If you share the same vision, we want you to join our team. Have a look at our behaviours and values to understand more about the way we work here.
Rewards We want our employees to feel valued and rewarded for the vital work they do. When you work with us, we'll recognise your efforts with generous annual leave, a comprehensive employer-matched pension scheme and a range of deals and discounts on our dedicated benefits portal. Find out more about our exclusive Action for Children benefits here.For safe and happy childhoodsAt Action for Children, we protect and support children and young people, providing practical and emotional care and support, ensuring their voices are heard, and campaigning to bring lasting improvements to their lives. Last year, we helped more than 387,000 children and families across the UK.
If you need support in applying or have any recruitment related questions regarding this opportunity please call Sarah Manderfield, Recruitment Partner, on 01923 361743 or email email@example.com
Closing date is Wednesday 3rd November
We are committed to safer recruitment practices to protect our service users; therefore, all applicants are expected to have an understanding of and commitment to safeguarding best-practice.Action for Children is passionate about promoting equality, valuing diversity and working inclusively. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons particularly people with Disabilities and Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic applicants, as these groups are currently under-represented in our workforce.
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