Parenting Assessment Co-ordinator Job at Derby City Council – Derby

Application closing date


Working Pattern

Full time


Grade F £23,541 – £25,991 a year

Job category/type

Social Care – Children



Job description

Directorate: People Services

Hours: 37 hours a week

Contract type: Permanent

Location: Locality 1/5

Early Intervention & Integrated Safeguarding Service

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person to work in an established early intervention and integrated safeguarding team.

The successful candidate will be part of a locality Multi agency team and will work closely with Parenting Assessment Practitioners and Social Care teams to co-ordinate and operationally manage Parenting Assessment requests across Derby City.

You will also be required to:

  • Manage data, including that relating to numbers of PA referrals and court dates
  • Develop and maintain a local database of data relating to all aspects of Parenting Assessments
  • Manage the Parenting Assessment referral email inbox
  • Keep an oversight of VCM across the city and attend on regular basis in order to support the Parenting Assessment referral process

For more information please contact Jonathan Howie, Deputy Head of Service, Derby City Council Locality 3/4. Tel: 01332 642254 or [email protected]

Interviews will be held on 26/27 October 2021

As part of our safer recruitment checks the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please be aware that where there are staff within the organisation who are ‘at risk’ of redundancy, requirements to redeploy to another suitable role will apply and take priority.

All new starters will automatically start at the bottom of the grade.

The closing date for this vacancy is Thursday 7 October 2021 at midnight. Any application forms received after the closing date will not be accepted.

Before you complete your application form please read our guidance on filling in your application form

Quick Tip! Remember to align your personal statement to the Essential Criteria in the Person Specification

About the Company

Company: Derby City Council –

Company Location:  Derby

Estimated Salary:

About Derby City Council -