Senior Practitioner - Financial Wellbeing

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
09/10/2020 17:00
£12,575 per annum (£25,150 pro-rata)
Job Category:
Social Care - Adult Service
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Middlesbrough, Redcar and Cleveland
Post Number:
SPFW - 9/20
Closing date:
9 Oct
Further Information

Senior Practitioner – Financial Wellbeing

18.5 hours per week

Salary: £12,575 per annum (£25,150 pro-rata)

Carers Together Foundation is an organisation dedicated to improving carers’ quality of life. We listen to carers, give them a voice, provide information, practical and emotional support and promote carers’ rights across the South Tees area.

We are seeking an experienced practitioner to provide a range of information and support services to carers, including carers assessments and the production of support plans. The postholder will identify and support carers who are currently, or are at risk of, experiencing poverty or financial exclusion. The postholder will also provide specialist money management advice and support based on carers needs.

To succeed in this role, applicants must have:

• An understanding of the issues facing financially excluded people and the ability to work proactively to help resolve their financial situation.
• Experience of dealing with sensitive issues and of providing information and support to vulnerable people
• Knowledge and experience of working in a health or social care setting.

This role is based between our offices in the TAD Centre, Middlesbrough and Kirkleatham Business Park in Redcar and the postholder must be able to travel between the two sites, and to other locations in the community including the homes of clients.

To apply for this position, please return a completed application form and equal opportunities monitoring form to: recruitment@carerstogether-rc.org.uk

Closing date: Friday 9th October 2020

Carers Together is committed to being an equal opportunities employer.

Registered charity number: 1128910 Company number: 6746629