Short Breaks Coordinator

Short Breaks Coordin
  • £21 - 24 per hour
  • Brixton, Greater London, England
  • Contract

Short Breaks Coordinator ***

We are working in partnership with a Local Authority in the Brixton area who are looking to appoint a Short Breaks Coordinator to work within their Children with Disabilities Service.

Contract - 4-6 Month agency contract with a view to being extended on an ongoing basis.

Working Hours - Full time position (35 hours per week).

Location – Brixton. SW2 1RW.

Rate of Pay - £21+ per hour. (negotiable on experience).

  • This post is to manage and coordinate the Short Breaks offer in Lambeth.
  • This involves working with a range of stakeholders including families, service providers, schools, and social workers to ensure the smooth running of the service.

About the Role:

  • You will manage referrals coming in, liaise with providers regarding availability of provision, keep records regarding who is accessing the service, and support with payments to providers, and contract management of the service.
  • We are looking for a dynamic individual who has a clear understanding of Short Breaks provisions for disabled children and is able to work jointly with colleagues in overseeing commissioned services.
  • You should be a team player but also able to work on your own initiative as you will be required to develop projects and adapt to the new legislative changes taking place writing literature for newsletters and developing spreadsheets.

Experience Needed:

  • Short break provisions for disabled children.
  • Childcare short breaks legislation.
  • Local Authority / Public Sector.

** We offer a market leading referral scheme of up to £250 so if you know of someone who may also be looking for an exciting career opportunity **

To apply for this role please email & call Dane on 01772 954 200.


Dane Matthews Senior Consultant

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