Adult Carers Support Worker - Carers Bucks
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)
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.
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.
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.