Young Carers Support Worker
|Date Posted: ||31/07/2019|
|Description: ||Sefton Carers Centre is a dynamic, local charity providing an extensive range of services to unpaid carers in Sefton.
Job Title: Young Carers Support Worker
Salary: £20,740 per annum
Hours: Fulltime, 35 hrs/week
Terms: Fixed term contract until 31st October 2020 in the first instance
Closing Date: Midnight Sunday, 18th August 2019
We are looking to recruit a skilled, enthusiastic person who can work with schools, colleges and others to support Young Carers in Sefton; someone who is willing to help us develop and shape the service that possesses excellent communication and self-management skills, with a passion to actively promote the rights of young carers.
The right candidate for this role will already have experience of providing direct support to children and young people, together with experience of assessing the needs of children and young people and developing support plans.
| ||GET INVOLVED
We are also seeking to recruit VOLUNTEERS who are interested in supporting the work we do. Perhaps you have previously cared for someone yourself and would like to give something back to your local community, or possess a professional qualification in an area that would provide invaluable support to our carers? We are particularly interested in sourcing volunteers for our Sitting, Therapies & Counselling Services.
For more information about any of our current opportunities, please contact Volunteer Coordinator, Louise Stewart on 0151 288|
|Next Steps: ||TO APPLY
To find out more information and apply for either of these vacancies, please visit Sefton Carers Centre website www.sefton-carers.org.uk, where you can view the Job Description and Person Specifications and download an application form. Any information that is provided will be treated in confidence and in accordance with the Data Protection Act (2018). Further information can be found in our Privacy Notice on our website.
Completed Application Forms can be emailed to:
firstname.lastname@example.org or returned via post to:
Rachel Fripp, Head of Performance & HR Sefton Carers Centre,
27-37 South Road,Waterloo, L22 5PE
Alternatively, please telephone 0151 288 6060 to request an Application Pack.
Sefton Carers Centre is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applicants from under represented groups. Sefton Carers Centre is a registered charity in England and Wales, No: 1050808. Registered as a company limited in England, No: 3124430.|