Job Vacancy: Casual Mobile Receptionists

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


Calderdale’s Upper Valley: (Todmorden and Hebden Vale)

Halifax Opportunities Trust has recently been awarded a contract to deliver Children’s Centre Services in Calderdale’s Upper Valley.

As a result, we are now looking for a passionate and enthusiastic team member, committed to supporting vulnerable and excluded families.

Promoting and welcoming children, families and professionals to the Children’s Centre. Effectively and efficiently dealing with telephone calls, messages, room bookings and requests for information.

You will need:

  • Some experience of working in an office/reception environment, with direct face-to-face contact with children, families and professionals
  • Effective communication skills, an additional language would be an asset but is not essential
  • A non-judgemental, respectful, patient and sensitive approach to children and families
  • An ability to build and maintain relationships with multi-agency colleagues

The ability to be flexible in working hours and to adapt to working in more than one Centre in any one day. Safeguarding children is a priority for Halifax Opportunities Trust. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date for applications is Thursday 1st October 2015 at 5.00pm

For an application form, please contact Bridget Blayney-Simpson on 01422 342552 or