Are you passionate about supporting carers in your local community?
Job title: Wellbeing Carer Support Adviser (Two Positions)
Location: 1. Leamington Spa and Warwick
2. Floating Support- South Warwickshire
Responsible to: Wellbeing Services Manager
Salary: £18,500 – £20500 per annum Plus mileage (based on experience)
Contract: Until June 2021
Hours: 37 hours per week
Annual leave: 25 days plus statutory bank holidays
Closing Date: 29th April 2019
We have exciting opportunities for a Wellbeing Carer Support Advisers to join our Warwickshire Wellbeing Carer Support Service until June 2021. If you want to work for an innovative caring organisation with a desire to make a difference to the lives of family carers and help empower them to continue caring for longer where appropriate and supporting them to achieve a life of their own alongside providing care. Then this is the job for you.
Every carers journey is unique, and we are looking for someone who is empathetic and compassionate to carers and their caring role and who is passionate about reaching and helping hidden carers. You must be professional, possess good IT skills and excellent communication skills.
Please note, due to the location and area covered it is essential that the candidate is a car user with access to a car.
Experience of the working in the health and social care sector would be beneficial. Likewise, some experience of having been a family carer would be equally useful but is not essential. You would be required to help raise awareness of carers issues and to increase knowledge and early identification of hidden carers in the community. The Wellbeing Workers at Carers Trust Heart of England are committed to supporting family carers and offering advice, guidance and above all a friendly listening ear without prejudice or judgement.
To apply please fill in the application form
For any further information please contact us on 024 7610 1040 extension 513/ 07528080531