Carer and Family Support Link Worker

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Please See Advert Text
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 11/05/2021 12:00
Job Category:
Social Care - Adult Service
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Closing date:
11 May
Further Information

Carer and Family Support Link Worker
35 hours per week: £22,888
25 days holiday per year

Sunderland Carers Centre is the centre point of support for all unpaid Carers in Sunderland, providing vital advice and support to families with caring roles.

Delivering services across the City of Sunderland area, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Carer and Family Support Link Worker.

The successful candidate will have great communication and organisational skills and be able to provide solution focussed support to carers and their families.

The role includes supporting carers via telephone and face to face contact, attending meetings, facilitating carer peer support groups and providing information, advice and guidance.

If you feel you would like to be part of a successful team that support carers and their families within Sunderland please contact us.

The successful applicant for this post will be subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service Enhanced Disclosure.

For a full job description please see Supporting Documents or for further information about the post please contact Vera Maw on 0191 5375742 to have a job description and application pack posted to you.

For an online application for this post please click Apply Now.
Please also submit an equality and diversity form along with your application.

Completed applications should be returned to vera@sunderlandcarers.co.uk or via post to Vera Maw, Sunderland Carers Centre, Thompson Park, Thompson Road, SR5 1SF

Sunderland Carers Centre is an equality and diversity employer, all posts are subject to enhanced DBS clearance and continuation funding.

Closing Date: 12 Noon, Tuesday 11th May 2021
Interview Date: Week commencing Monday 17th May 2021

Please note
This job is closed for applications.