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Helping you to live your best life

Co-Production Ambassador and SEND Advocate

Posted: 09/09/2021

Closing date: 28/09/2021

Hours: 37

Salary: £19,946.49 p.a

Contract Type: Fixed term

Job Reference: AT529

Helping you to live your best life

Active Tameside is a registered charity. We’re here to inspire the people of Tameside into living healthier, happier and more active lives.

We are recruiting for a Co-Production Ambassador and SEND advocate for our Everybody Can Service. This post will be a jointly appointed role between Active Tameside and Tameside Council. There will be aligned management arrangements into services areas; supporting youth work, SEND and the commissioning of services for children and young people with SEND.

The role holder will be responsible for the support of children and young people within the Tameside borough, by embodying an ambassador role promoting inclusion and co-production for all vulnerable groups. We will expect this person to deliver with a person-centered approach, looking at the holistic development of individuals whilst providing an inspiring experience that engages all.

The post holder will initiate relationships with children, young people and their families. For that reason, the Co-Production Ambassador and SEND Advocate will be accountable for implementing (with support) a culture of co-production with SEND individuals and key stakeholders/partners, in accordance with Active Tameside policies. For example, working with care plans set out to each individual to provide the best quality of care and support.

Being a member of the Everybody Can team is a hugely rewarding position for people who enjoy a varied, challenging and exciting working environment.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Dan Higgins on dan.higgins@activetameside.com

In return we can offer you the opportunity to play a major role in the provision of an excellent service. Ongoing training and development will be provided.

Active Tameside is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and it is expected that all applicants will share this commitment. DBS checks will be carried out on successful candidates subject to post requirement.

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