Participation Worker

Location Brent
Salary £19 - £20 per hour
This is a really fabulous role that works alongside the Participation Lead and other members of CYP to make sure children's voices are heard and making a difference in the services they receive. Your skills in relationship building with young people and other professionals will support your success. You will need to be organised, driven and a relentless champion of children and young people's views. 

This role is focussed on ensuring children and young people of Brent, including care experienced children and young people are actively involved in the governance, evaluation and improvement of services appropriate to them. This includes involvement in needs assessments,
strategy development, options development, procurement and review.
It is essential that children and young people have a positive and meaningful experience of participation through developmentally appropriate engagement which is sensitive to disability, special education need, trauma and loss.
Flexibility is needed to meet with children in the evenings (minimum of 2 sessions per month) and Saturdays (minimum of 2 sessions per month).