Part time Group Worker

We are recruiting a Part Time Group Worker

Would you like to use your Early Years’ experience to support both children and their parents in our group settings?

We are looking for a person of warmth, creativity, flexibility and experience to take charge of two of our groups. The post involves supporting and supervising a small team of volunteers to provide a safe, inclusive, and supportive environment for children (aged 0-4) and their carers. The role requires the setting up and clearing away of equipment, some monitoring paperwork both within the group and the office and liaison with other agencies.

This is an exciting and rewarding role within a friendly and supportive team for the right person.

Parenting experience is essential
Hours of work: 10 hours per week to cover 2 groups which run term time only.
Salary: £4665 actual (£19,945 pro rata)
Contributory pension available, some lunchtime work may be necessary. Own car essential as the role involves travelling between the groups. Mileage expenses will be covered.
Home-Start is committed to safer recruitment practice as an important part of safeguarding and protecting children and vulnerable adults. A DBS check is required.


Closing Date: Tuesday 25 February 2020
Interview Date: Friday 28 February 2020

Home-Start is committed to Equal Opportunities.

For an informal chat about this role, please call Liz Roe (Scheme Manager) on 01293 416327 or email

Please note Home-Start CHAMS does not accept CV’s. The documents you will need in order to apply for the position are below;

Job Description Group Worker 

Person Spec Group Worker

Staff-Application-form  and Application Form Guidance Notes and  Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

Please find attached, for your information, our Code of Conduct Apr 19our Equality Fairness and Diversity Policy Nov 2019 (1)   and our Safeguarding Policy Jan 19

Application Forms, and Equality & Diversity Forms should be sent to by 5pm on Tuesday 25th February 2020

We will let you know if you have been shortlisted for an interview. If you do not hear from us, please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion.

Thank you for your interest in joining our team.