Promoting Creativity In Parenting A Community Interest Company

  • Parents

    Asking for help on parenting skills, or just confirming you are doing the right thing, does not make someone a bad parent. Parenting programmes are more about learning from each other and being given the tools and advice to make any changes. Find out more ›

  • Practitioners

    The Ministry of Parenting (CIC) offers a range of training courses to practitioners to equip them with the knowledge of how to deliver parenting programmes and parenting support groups. Find out more ›

VACANCIES – We have a new opportunity for two friendly and experienced group work facilitators to join our busy team to deliver early intervention work, through the Family Innovation Fund Parenting Project, in partnership with The Children’s Society.

Post-holders will need to demonstrate a solid experience of facilitating group work with excellent communication skills and possess the ability to approach and engage parents. He/she will be required to organise, facilitate, promote and lead groups and related workshops. They will understand the importance of maintaining the core values of each programs fidelity.

Post 1: South Essex, delivering the School Aged Incredible Years and the STOP (Supportive Pogramme for Parents of Teenagers) programme

Post 2: Mid & West Essex delivering the School Aged Incredible Years programme. Please contact info@theministryofparenting for application form and job descriptions, or call 01206 562626



Since 2009 we have worked with 671 families, with a positive impact on 2,013 children. With your donation we can help even more families stay united and supported in trying times.



Based in Colchester, Essex. The Ministry of Parenting is an exciting, innovative and growing Community Interest Company that works with parents and professionals to develop creative evidence-based solutions to the challenges faced by families in society today.

We provide an integrated approach to supporting families and individuals through the provision of information, support, guidance, group programmes, supported signposting and training across Essex and the Eastern Region counties. The company, in partnership with complementary services, aims to raise self-esteem, confidence, emotional resilience and mental well-being amongst parents and children and to promote social integration. As a community interest company (CIC) we use our profits and assets for the public good, ensuring we work for the benefit of the community.