Like all of us here at Barnsley, you care about family health and wellbeing. So you’ll relish this opportunity to play a part in delivering our exciting Families Fun project across our network of family centres. Providing positive opportunities to children, young people and families to increase their engagement in physical activities as a whole family.
Creativity, ambition and a focus on people. That’s what matters at Barnsley Council. Our award-winning council is on an exciting journey of change. It’s all about putting local people at the heart of everything, listening to and doing good for our communities. We’re now more innovative, more efficient and provide better value for money. The changes are clear to see - from new businesses and jobs, to improving school results and to museums being recognised for their community engagement.
Your role in our journey
As a Families Fund Outreach Worker you will deliver high quality evidence based, activities and services to promote family engagement in physical activities. You will actively seek out and identify families within the locality of the Family Centre and promote and deliver activities to them creatively in order to secure registration and ongoing engagement in services.
What you’ll need
A Level 3 qualification or equivalent in a relevant discipline and experience of delivering physical activity interventions and programmes to children, young people and families.
Shape a better future with us
We’re thrilled to have achieved Investors in People (IIP) Gold status for how we lead, support and develop people. Now we’d like you to be part of our success and help us take change further. Join us on our journey to a brighter future. By working together, with each other and with our communities, we can take pride in improving lives. Let’s make a better Barnsley for everyone.
A lot to look forward to
Here at Barnsley, we live and work by four important values: honesty, teamwork, excellent service, and taking pride in what we do. As part of our team, you can be sure we’ll do all we can to support you in being truly excellent. You see, we prioritise learning and enabling you to achieve your potential. So we’ve created a development process that lets you grow in the way that suits you - whether that’s training to be a leader, or learning flexibly online. That’s one of the reasons why we achieved IIP Gold, and why you’ll find your career here inspiring and rewarding.