Carer Wellbeing Support Workers

Crawley, Littlehampton, West Sussex
£10,798, 18.5 hrs (fte £21,597)
07 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Part Time

Our staff support unpaid carers who may be family, friends, parents or partners looking after someone with an illness, disability, drug or alcohol problem.  With around 84,000 carers in West Sussex and 16,000 on our register, we now need more staff with passion for working with and on behalf of local carers.  Our services are shaped by the views of carers themselves.

Carer Wellbeing Support Workers

£10,798, 18.5 hrs (fte £21,597)

Fixed term, initially to March 2017

We have a number of part time vacancies for Carer Wellbeing Support Workers to cover the following service areas where you will work as a member of a countywide team working closely with colleagues and a range of specialist partners to support carers in West Sussex:

  • Learning Disability – 18.5 hrs - Littlehampton based
  • Autism & Aspergers (16+ yrs) – 18.5 hrs -  Crawley based
  • Parent Carers – 18.5 hrs - Littlehampton based

Essential qualities for a Carer Wellbeing Support Worker role include understanding the issues carers face, excellent interpersonal skills, experience in a relevant work role and commitment to high quality service.

There is flexibility for office, community and home working.

We particularly welcome applications from people from a wide range of diverse backgrounds and cultural communities.

Please see the job description and application form

Application closing date:  20 October 2016

Interviews: 27 October 2016

Charity No 1123359   Company 6418473