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NLA - Young Carers & Young Adult Carers Support & Development Worker

closing date 24 Aug

Job Summary

Contract Type: Part Time/Limited Term
Advert Start Date: 08 August, 2017
Advert End Date: 24 August, 2017
Salary: £23,123 per annum pro rata (£13,874 for 22.5 hours)
Location: Please refer to advertisement
Weekly Hours: 22.5
Job Category: Non-Local Authority Job
Vacancy Ref: NLA\Young Carers & Young Adult Carers Support & De

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Carers Support Centre

An opportunity to help make life better for both Young Carers and Young Adult Carers (16-25 year olds), in Bristol and South Gloucestershire

Carers Support Centre (CSC) Bristol and South Gloucestershire provides a wide range of information, advice and support services for unpaid carers of all ages.

We currently have a maternity cover vacancy in our Young Carers Team working to ensure that Young Carers (YCs) and Young Adult Carers (YACs) are identified and have access to appropriate support.

Young Adult Carer Support and Development Worker (Maternity Cover)
£23,123 FTE, (£13,874 actual), for 22.5 hours per week role.

The successful candidate will identify YCs and YACs, in Bristol and South Gloucestershire, carrying out assessments and offering 1:1 support for those most in need based on the principles of trust, respect and dignity. They will lead on regular health and well-being sessions and be responsible for the monitoring and evaluating of project.

You will regularly review outcomes achieved from the support provided by using a range of outcome based tools to create personalised plans.

We are looking for someone with a sound understanding of YCs and YACs needs and the issues they present with and at least two years of experience developing, delivering and managing projects or services in the children, youth or family sector

If you would like to know more about this role, please call 0117 9392562 for further information.

For an application pack, please visit our website where you will find a link to our vacancies at the bottom of our home page (preferred option please).

If you do not have access to the internet please call our 24-hour answer phone service on 0117 9589973 or email:

Closing date: Thursday 24th August @ 12:00 pm
Interview date: Thursday 31st August

Registered Charity Number: 1063226

We are an Equal Opportunities employer and our workplace is free of barriers and fully accessible for disabled people. 

This is not a Local Authority post and applicants will need to satisfy themselves with regard to condition of service.