Dementia Carer Wellbeing and Support Worker

4 days left

Littlehampton, West Sussex
£10,798 for 18.5 hrs (fte £21,597)
14 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Part Time

Promoting Carer Recognition, Choice and Control

Our teams offer support to adults and young adults who are unpaid carers for family or friends.  To find and reach carers the charity needs to be high profile and well recognised as a local provider of personalised support for carer wellbeing.

Dementia Carer Wellbeing and Support Worker

Salary £10,798 for 18.5 hrs (fte £21,597)

Littlehampton based

You will be working in the Bognor Regis/Chichester location of West Sussex with carers of people experiencing dementia.

  • Do you have a good understanding of carers issues?
  • Do you have experience or working knowledge of dementia?
  • Do you have good communication and networking skills?

You will work as a member of a countywide-team to achieve recognition for all carers, provide information and personalised advice, support and advocacy for carers and work in partnership with local voluntary, health and social care services.

Essential qualities include understanding the generic and condition specific issues carers face, excellent interpersonal skills, experience in a relevant work role and commitment to high quality service.

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: 31 October 2016              

Interviews:    9 November 2016

Charity No 1123359   Company 6418473