Title: Perinatal Coordinator
Salary: £27,218 – £29,869 FTE (£21,774.40 – £23,895.20 per annum)
+ £480 homeworking allowance per annum, pro rata
Provider: Stockton Perinatal Service
Contract Length: Until 31 March 2023
At Family Action we transform lives by providing practical, emotional and financial support to those who are experiencing poverty, disadvantage and social isolation. We have been building stronger families since 1869 and today we work with more than 60,000 families in over 150 community based services, as well as supporting thousands more through national programmes and grants.
Family Action is offering an exciting opportunity to work within our Perinatal Support Service. We are looking for a Perinatal Coordinator to join the service supporting women and their families who are at risk of developing mental health issues in the perinatal period. The service is an early intervention, low intensity service for those with low level (mild to moderate) mental health issues. The Perinatal Service works alongside our Family Outreach and Volunteering Service in Stockton.
Although the position is home based the successful candidate will be required to work in the community and users’ homes so regular travel will be required. Applicants must have access to their own vehicle and be located within 30 miles of Redhill Family Hub.
As a Perinatal Coordinator you will be required to provide a range of services including a one-to-one sessions and facilitating evidence based group interventions. You will be required to complete holistic assessments, outcome focused plans and reviews for families. The post holder will be expected to recruit volunteers and then plan and deliver volunteers training, pairing of volunteers with families and ensuring case records are of good standards.