Everyone’s Children Project: Development Worker

Hours: Full Time, 35 hours per week
Salary: £21,791 per annum
Responsible to: Everyone’s Children Project Manager
Term: Fixed Term for one year with a view to extension
Location: GCVS / Home working

Working as part of our Policy and Networks Division, the primary function of the role will be to support the Everyone’s Children project.

The Everyone’s Children team works with third sector organisations across Glasgow that have an interest in children, young people and families. The project aims to ensure that the voice of the third sector is heard in planning, service design and delivery decisions, to develop capacity, to deliver wellbeing outcomes and to share learning. The project is funded by Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership (GCHSCP). The post holder will support the Everyone’s Children Project Manager by providing development and administrative provision, including researching updates in policy and practice, among other duties as stated in the JD.

Applicants should have excellent research, analytical, organisational and written communication skills and be able to build rapport and work with people from a wide range of backgrounds. Experience of general office administration and up-to-date IT skills in the use of Microsoft Office suite, including Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel and database software are also essential.

To Apply

Please email us your CV and Covering letter by the closing date Thursday 24th June 2021.

Email:  recruitment@gcvs.org.uk

Note that we require a Covering letter as part of your application.

Covering letter
Use the person specification and job description for reference, and tell us about your skills and experience, qualities and achievements, which you consider make you the best candidate for the post. Please give relevant examples to illustrate how you meet the criteria.

Further details
Everyone’s Children Development Worker – Job Description
Everyone’s Children Development Worker –  Person Specification

If you have any difficulty accessing any of these documents, or require any other information, please contact the recruitment team at GCVS on 0141 332 2444 or email: recruitment@gcvs.org.uk

GCVS strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is a Disability Confident Employer. Flexible working hours can be considered.

GCVS is committed to enhancing the employment opportunities of disabled people and to removing barriers to employment when possible. All disabled candidates will be interviewed if they meet the essential criteria for appointment to this post. Please indicate any disability or condition of which you would wish us to be aware