Senior Practitioner - Working Carers

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
09/10/2020 17:00
Job Category:
Social Care - Adult Service
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Middlesbrough, Redcar and Cleveland
Post Number:
SPWC - 09/20
Closing date:
9 Oct
Further Information

Senior Practitioner – Working Carers

37 hours per week

Salary: £25,150 p.a.

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 identify and support carers who are in full or part time employment and carers wishing to return to or start work. The postholder will work proactively with employers, providing training and raising awareness of carers’ issues.

To succeed in this role, applicants must have:

• Previous experience in a similar role including the provision of advice and support to vulnerable people.
• An understanding of the issues affecting carers.
• Experience of remote working in outreach settings.

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