Northamptonshire Carers is a voluntary organisation, registered charity and network partner of the Carers Trust, supporting informal carers countywide.  We wish to appoint motivated, committed and flexible individuals.

 

Carer Support Worker (CSW)

Positions: 1 x CSW (37 hrs p/w); 1 x Support Line CSW (18 hrs p/w))

Hours flexible depending on the successful candidate. Job share considered. 

 

Full time equivalent salary of £20,455 PA paid pro rata.

Contributory pension and health benefits

Responsible to: Senior Carer Support Worker

Based at: Northamptonshire Carers, 123 Midland Road, Wellingborough, NN8 1LU

CSW Position will have an emphasis on supporting Carers in South Northants & Daventry

Support Line CSW Position will be based at 123 Midland Road Wellingborough.

 

The successful applicant will be expected to support unpaid Carers by managing a varied caseload. This will involve providing Carers Assessments, advice, information and emotional support. This is to be carried out in a variety of settings including Carers homes and through our telephone Carers Support Line.

 

The post requires an individual who has an understanding of Carers needs and issues as well as previous experience of working in a health, social care or voluntary sector setting.

 

For further information/discussion please contact Gaynor Roberts or Dawn Panter on 01933 677837. We do not accept CVs so please complete our application form and return by email to email [email protected]

A full Job Description & Person Specification can be found here.

 

Closing date for applications: Friday 12th October 2018

Interviews due to be held Week Commencing 22nd October (subject to change)

Northamptonshire Carers is an Equal Opportunities Employer