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Adult Carers Support Worker - Carers Bucks

  • Location: Aylesbury Vale
  • Ref: FS10286
  • Closing date: 28th June 2019
  • Contract type: Other Organisation (Non BCC)
  • Working hours: Full Time
Non BCC

Overview

Carers Bucks is recruiting an Adult Carers Support Workers (full time and four days a week).  

Salary:  £21,060 – £22,250 (pro-rata for four days a week) 

Location: Buckinghamshire

About Us

Carers Bucks supports the health and wellbeing of people who are caring for a family member or friend who cannot manage without their support due to illness, physical or learning disability, frailty, mental health issues, addiction or additional needs.

Website: www.carersbucks.org

About the role

We are recruiting to three Adult Carers Support Worker posts, two full time and one four days a week.  One full time post will be based in the North of the County and focus on carers in Buckingham, Winslow and the surrounding villages.  The other two posts will initially be based in Aylesbury but will have a geographic focus in due course.  These two posts will begin in September 2019. 

Your main task will be to provide emotional support, information, advice and guidance to adult and parent carers and to identify and assist previously unidentified carers, informing them of the services available to them. You will also run support groups for carers in community settings. 

You will liaise and network proactively with other agencies and professionals to raise awareness of carers and Carers Bucks.

Other Information

The application form and Job Descriptions can be found at our website: www.carersbucks.org

The closing date for applications is Friday 28th June at 5.00 p.m. 

The interviews will be held on Thursday 4th of July. 

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