Breastfeeding Peer Supporter (Internal Vacancy) – 20hr/wk

Breastfeeding Peer Supporter x 2
Part-time (20 hours/week),  commencing September 2019 or sooner, fixed-term for a period ending the 30th September 2020, and will involve working across both the Tameside & Oldham areas.  Continuation is subject to further funding.
NJC 5-6 (Currently £18,795- £19, 171) pro rata

Closing date for applications:  Monday 1st July at 9am. 
Interviews will be held 8th July 2019.

In partnership with The Breastfeeding Network (BfN) we have developed an Infant Feeding Peer Support service across Tameside & Oldham and require 2 new peer supporters to join our team.  These posts are open to internal applicants only, including volunteers.  You must have completed the BfN Helper training course.

To apply for this position, please download and complete the Application Form and Monitoring Form. and return them to HOST:


Post:  Denise Farrow, Home-Start HOST, Ryecroft Hall, Manchester Road, Audenshaw, Manchester M34 5ZJ

You are advised to read the following supporting documents to guide your application:

Cover Letter
Breastfeeding Peer Supporter Job Description
Breastfeeding Peer Supporter Person Specification
Application Guidance Notes

If you would like an informal discussion about the role please call Denise on 07836 269210.

A DBS check at enhanced level will be required.  Home-Start Oldham, Stockport & Tameside is committed to equality and diversity and to safe recruitment practice as an important part of safeguarding and protecting children and vulnerable adults.