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URGENT! Closing date 10 May for DfE funded DDP-informed Nurturing Attachment Programme

5 May 2015

Please apply asap if interested. The recruitment process is underway for DDP trained facilitators (DDP Level One trained and above) to run parenting groups for the DDP-informed Nurturing Attachment Programme.

The DfE government grant has tight timescales. Can interested people please contact Joanne Alper, AdoptionPlus by telephone on 01908-218251 or email her at You can also get in touch with Kim by email at Kim is a Trainer, Consultant and Practitioner in DDP.


The closing date for applications is Sunday 10th May 2015.

Interviews will be held on the 19th and 27th May 2015.

Training with Dr Kim Golding will be held on the 11th and 12th June 2015 at AdoptionPlus offices in Moulsoe.

Adoptionplus will deliver the Programme in four geographical areas to support adopting parents to build positive and nurturing relationships with their children. Groups will be up and running from September 2015. Details of the locations and venues are being finalised. Nurturing-Attach-Manual-KIm-G-There will be 4 groups, each running for 18 weeks, 3 hours a session. The groups will be in London, Milton Keynes, East Anglia and the Midlands.  Times haven’t been finalised but they are better held during the school day if possible, as this makes it easier for parents to attend.

Adoptionplus, an adoption agency based near Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, was selected from a total of 463 nationally focussed bids that aim to make the biggest impact on children, young people and their families.