Polish Bilingual

Family Outreach Worker (Bilingual Polish) – Central Halifax (22.5 hours)

Looking for the chance to improve the lives of children and families in Calderdale?

Then this is how you could do it . . .


Central Halifax

  22.5 hours per week

Actual Salary £10,276.79 per annum

We are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic team member, committed to supporting vulnerable and excluded families.

Working directly with parents, carers and their children you will introduce and encourage new families to engage with the service, supporting them in groups and on a 1-1 basis to improve the quality of their lives and opportunities.

You will need:

  • Some experience of working with children, young people and their families
  • GCSE or equivalent qualification in Maths and English
  • An ability to build and maintain relationships with multi-agency colleagues
  • A non-judgemental, patient and sensitive approach to families under stress
  • A willingness to work flexibly to meet the needs of the service, which will involve weekend / evening work
  • The ability to work from other Children’s Centres within Central Calderdale area
  • A full driving licence and the use of a car for work

Safeguarding children is a priority for Halifax Opportunities Trust. This post is subject to satisfactory references from the last 3 years of employment and an enhanced DBS check

Closing date for applications is Thursday 17th August 2017 @ 5:00pm 

For an informal discussion regarding the above post please contact

Penny Wilson 01422 434971


For an application form, please contact recruitment@regen.org.uk

Please note that we do not accept CVs as a form of application.


Halifax Opportunities Trust is an accredited organisation of the Living Wage Foundation