KidsTime Project Coordinator

About the role

  1. Do you want to make a positive difference working with families across the district supporting them with their mental health and wellbeing?  
  2. Are you able to think creatively and tailor your approach based on need?
  3. Do you have experience coordinating sessions or working creatively with groups of people to get positive outcomes?

Mind in Bradford is looking for a Project Coordinator to support delivery of the new KidsTime service. The successful candidate will have experience coordinating sessions around wellbeing, and a desirable candidate would have strong experience working with stakeholders at all levels and working around complex cases in a multi-agency environment with particular reference to child and adult safeguarding and whole-family work.

The role will appeal to those who have: 

  • Ability to react calmly to confusing or challenging situations at the workshops
  • Be adaptive to new and unexpected situations, problem-solve and think quickly
  • Effective communication skills, ability to work and positively engage with people at all levels
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a team and also with a degree of independence
  • A person-centred approach and passion to help improve people’s lives
  • Confidence developing new relationships and experience working in multi-agency settings
  • Energy and resilience to lead and enable change
  • Commitment to excellence
  • Ability to take initiative and be proactive in solutions
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • A desire to work in a fast-paced environment, to a consistently high standard 

Job details

  • Salary scale: 14.00 per hour
  • Contract: Fixed term until Oct 2024  
  • Hours: 10 hours per week
  • Base: Bradford City Centre
  • Responsible to: Senior Service Manager
  • Annual Leave: 25 days plus Bank Holidays PRO RATA
  • Pension: We operate a contributory pension scheme which you will be auto-enrolled into (subject to the conditions of the scheme).  
  • Probation: TBC 
  • Closing Date: 10.00am 15 June 2024
  • Interview Date: W/C 17 June  2024 

In the first instance any enquiries to be emailed to [email protected]

Making an application  

  • Please send an up to date CV along with a covering letter outlining your experience and knowledge linking this to the Job Description and Person Specification to [email protected]   
  • Please note it is not possible for us to give feedback to non-shortlisted applicants 
  • Mind in Bradford is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults and all successful applicants will be asked to apply (through Mind in Bradford) for an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and a right to work in the UK check.

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