Vacancies July 2019

The Carers Centre is a growing and forward-thinking organisation with ambition to support an increasing number of children, young people and adults who provide unpaid care for a family member or friend due to disability, illness, addiction or frailty. 

We currently have the following exciting opportunities to join our dedicated team of workers who deliver information, support and involvement services for carers of all ages across Falkirk district and Clackmannanshire:

 

Admin Worker                                                                                                        £17,999

This is a pivotal role in our organisation, as the post-holder will be the first point of contact for the many carers and professionals who contact the Carers Centre.  In addition, the provision of quality office, administration and finance support is essential to support the staff team to deliver services for carers.

Applicants will be required to demonstrate good interpersonal skills, enthusiasm and the ability to use their own initiative whilst contributing effectively within a team. Sound knowledge and experience of Microsoft word processing, spreadsheets and database programmes is essential.

The closing date is Wednesday 31 July 2019.   Interviews will be held on Wednesday 7 August 2019.

Application Pack is available to download here                

Application Form is available to download here

 

Parent Carer Support Worker                                                                            £22,417

The post holder will be responsible for the provision of personalised support for parents in Falkirk district who are caring for a child with additional support needs.  This will require a commitment to partnership working and a good understanding of the services and agencies that exist to support parent carers including health, education and social care.

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic and motivated, have good interpersonal skills and the ability to use their own initiative whilst contributing effectively within a team.  In addition, applicants will need to evidence an understanding of the needs and difficulties faced by carers and the importance of the support provided to them.

This role will require PVG Scheme membership.

The closing date is Monday 12 August 2019.  Interviews will be held on Tuesday 20 and Wednesday 21 August 2019.

Application Pack is available to download here

Application Form is available to download here

 

Carer Support Worker                                                                                         £22,417

The post holder will work closely with individual carers to help them to access the information and support they need for their caring role. This will require a commitment to partnership working and an understanding of the needs and difficulties faced by carers and the importance of the support provided to them.

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic and motivated, have good interpersonal skills and the ability to use their own initiative whilst contributing effectively within a team.

The closing date is Monday 12 August 2019.  Interviews will be held on Tuesday 20 and Wednesday 21 August 2019.

Application Pack is available to download here

Application Form is available to download here

 

Part-time Young Carers Worker                                     £22,417 (pro-rata) 21 hours

The post holder will work closely with individual young carers in Clackmannanshire to help them to access the information and support they need for their caring role. This will require a commitment to partnership working and an understanding of the needs and difficulties faced by children and young people with caring responsibilities.

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic and motivated, have good interpersonal skills and the ability to use their own initiative whilst contributing effectively within a team.

This role will require PVG Scheme membership.

The closing date is Monday 12 August 2019.  Interviews will be held on Tuesday 20 and Wednesday 21 August 2019.

Application Pack is available to download here

Application Form is available to download here