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PaCC seeks Vice-Chair

Can you help strengthen the voice of parent carers of children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) in Brighton and Hove and East Sussex? 

Come and join our amazing team in helping SEND families have improved access to the support they need to ensure better lifelong outcomes.

Brighton and Hove Parent Carers’ Council (PaCC), East Sussex Parent Carer Forum (ESPCF) and Amaze are seeking to recruit to the following roles:

PaCC Vice-Chair, PaCC Participation Worker and Parent Carer Forums Partnership Co-ordinator. This page is for the PaCC Vice-Chair.

Please feel free to apply for more than one role as per your interests.

PaCC Vice-Chair

PaCC Vice-Chair with a lead focus on learning disabilities

  • 15 hours per week
  • Salary £28,389 – £29,223 p.a. (pro-rata equivalent to NJC Spinal Point 25-26)
  • 1 year fixed-term contract until August 2023 in the first instance, with the possibility of extension

Hours can be worked flexibly across the week.  We support staff in flexible hybrid working from home and/or from Amaze’s office in central Brighton/Eastbourne.

Amaze/PaCC/ESPCF are committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity and to creating an inclusive working environment. We believe having a diverse workforce at all levels allows us to represent the communities we serve.

  • We want to employ staff who have lived experience as a parent/carer of a child, young person or adult with special educational needs or disabilities, who have disabilities themselves, and/or have an excellent understanding of the issues faced by SEND families
  • We particularly welcome applicants from Black Asian and minoritised ethnic communities.

To apply

  • The deadline for applications is 9am 1 August 2022
  • Interviews will be held in August on Zoom. We have Monday 8 August pencilled and other options w/c 15 August. We appreciate the school holidays will impact availability so we will try to be flexible around candidates’ commitments
  • Application packs can be downloaded below:

PaCC Vice Chair Job Description

Letter for candidates

Structure chart July 2022

Job application form

17 terms and conditions

Diversity monitoring form

For an informal discussion about these roles please contact Sally Polanski, Amaze Deputy CEO: sallyp@amazesussex.org.uk | 07904 012555

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