East Herts Family Centres - Self-Weigh Station Assistant - Turnford

East Herts Family Centres - Self-Weigh Station Assistant - Turnford

Long term role · 2–3 hrs/Week · Starting from 17 Apr 2024
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
Community & familyWellbeingChildren & youth
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Self-Weigh Station Assistant needed for our Self-Weigh Station at High Trees Family Centre

Detailed description


An opportunity to check your baby’s weight as well as talk to staff from the Family Support Service on a variety of health promotions and parenting support topics.

Self-Weigh Station         

High Trees Family Centre

Weekly - Tuesdays

8.00am - 11.30am


Main Tasks could include:

To welcome families and support with all the required tasks to enable the smooth running Baby and Toddler Health Clinics.

  • ·        To support with setting up and tidying away.                
  • ·        To support with the smooth running of the clinic.
  • ·        To greet families and support with signing in and out.
  • ·        Encourage and support families to complete registrations with the service.
  • ·        To check registrations using specialist children & families’ database.
  • ·        Signpost families to the appropriate professional in the room.
  • ·        Become familiar with the programme to support new parents.
  • ·        Signposting to relevant FSS groups, groups or support



Skills, Experience and Qualities needed:

  • Aged 18 or over.
  •  Willing to undergo an enhanced DBS check.
  • You need to have a friendly approach.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Maintain confidentiality at all times
  • The ability to work well in a team and unsupervised.


Support Offered:

  • Training provided prior to starting role.
  • Full induction into the service
  • Ongoing support and supervision throughout role.
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