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YOUNG CARERS SUPPORT AND ACTIVITIES WORKER
Salary £20,338 (pro rata £16,490)
30 hrs per week
Fixed term 3-year post 1st October 2019 – 30thSeptember 2022

We have been successful in receiving 3 years of BBC Children in Need funding to support Young Carers (8-18) and are able to offer the following position:

We are looking for someone to work with Young Carers (8-18) to provide Support to help make a difference in their lives. This will include direct 1-2-1 support with young carers and their families. You will also be required to facilitate, develop and help co-ordinate activities, group work and training as identified by the Young Carers themselves alongside an Activity Worker post. The successful candidate will help develop the project, ensuring Young Carers are listened to and their ideas supported. We want Young Carers to tell their stories and help them to speak out. Can you combine these skills with experience of working in partnership with local groups, health, children’s services, education and social care professionals and voluntary organisations?
 
Can you combine these skills with an understanding of carers issues, as well as working on your own initiative and as part of a small dedicated team?
 
Download an application pack here

Application Pack WORD.zip (521.2KB)

Application Pack PDF.zip (749.5KB)

or contact the office for a paper version to be posted to you:
Tel: 01723 850155 e-mail: staff@carersresource.net
 
Closing date: 12 noon Friday 26th July 2019          
Interviews Monday 12th August

 

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