Carers Community Worker (Association of Carers)

Job referencePNR01516
LocationHastings
OrganisationPartnership
DepartmentPartnership
Contract typeFixed Term
Job typeCommunity Development
Salary£14456–£16110 per annum
Closing dateFriday 12 May 2017

Salary: £14,456 to £16,110 per annum
Contract type: Fixed-term
Working pattern: Part-time, 30 hours per week

Closing date: Friday 12 May 2017 (12pm)

For an informal chat about the role please contact Sue Palmer on 01424 722 309.

For further details and an application pack, please email: info@associationofcarers.org.uk

About the Role

Carers Community Worker Role

This Post is for a period of two years, subject to funding.

The Association of Carers are seeking a professional, caring, enthusiastic and dedicated person to join their team as a Carers Community Worker.

This interesting role will suit an applicant who will be good at relating to a wide range of people.

The services that the Association of Carers currently provide throughout East Sussex include Respite with befriending, Computer help at home, Carers Lunch Club, Carers Wellbeing and Carers Companion service.

This role will cover the Wealden Eastbourne and Lewes predominately with the expectation that on some occasions the post holder maybe required to work in the whole of East Sussex.

The post holder will also support the Volunteer Manager in the recruitment of volunteers in the Eastbourne and Wealden area.

The role will also relieve the carer from their responsibilities by providing respite care that helps to reduce carer breakdown. Their will be no personal Care involved in the role.

Applicants will need to have access to a car and a full, clean driving license, they will also be subject to an enhanced DBS check. Travel expenses will be paid between Carers' homes.

Additional information

Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.