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Out of Hours and Positive Activities Assistant

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Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
£30,324- £31,998 per annum
313 Billet Road, Walthamstow
Working Pattern:
Full Time
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
17/09/2017 at 23:30 PM
Vacancy Description

Experienced Project Assistant required to deliver business support to local childcare providers to ensure there is sufficient childcare provision to meet the needs of local working families. This post also supports in the project delivery of Waltham Forest’s Holiday Activity Programme for children and young people aged 5-19.

At least a year’s experience of working on projects within the Children’s Sector is essential.

The successful candidate will have strong communication skills and a proven ability to prioritise and co-ordinate workloads to ensure deadlines are achieved.

Initiative and judgement to identify and resolve problems is essential.


Shortlisting date: 19 September 2017

Interview date: 28 and 29 September 2017

Equal Opportunities
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.

We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.

The Council is committed to meeting its 4 equality objectives contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:

- Promoting equality of opportunity

- Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage

- Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels.

- Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent Services to all.

Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.

How to apply
Application Information The councils preference is for on-line application forms. However if you have a disability and are unable to complete an on-line application, please ring 0208 496 4227 who will be able to arrange an alternative. For more information on how to complete your application form, follow this link: Applying for a job at Waltham Forest Council

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