Bradford Young Carer Worker - 2 Posts - 1 x 30 hours & 1 x 18 hours (1 year Maternity Cover)

Bradford Young Carer Worker - 2 Posts - 1 x 30 hours & 1 x 18 hours

(1 year Maternity Cover)

The postholder(s):

  • Provides one-to-one information, advice and support to young carers, in order to move them on emotionally, socially and educationally. Provides mentoring sessions when appropriate.
  • Works with other agencies both statutory and voluntary to safeguard young carers.
  • Signposts and makes appropriate referrals to other agencies if additional support is identified.
  • Maintain accurate case notes and keep confidential records and monitor young carers’ needs including any unmet needs.
  • Leads the annual activities programme – both regular club, activities and residentials to ensure that young carers have a choice of activities and participate in these after school.
  • Using knowledge and experience gained from carers themselves, to advise the Young Carer Lead on ways to improve services for young carers throughout Harrogate and Craven.
  • Pro-actively seeks and supports young carers for consultation, involvement and training processes both within Carers’ Resource and with other agencies.

View/download documents:

Young Carer Worker Bradford District - Role Guide July 2019

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Closing date: 31st July 2019 12:00pm
Hours: 1 x 30 hrs & 1 x 18 hrs (Temporary)
Salary: £21,601 for 37 hours
Salary Frequency: Per annum
Further details available at: http://www.carersresource.org/current-vacancies/
This job is connected with: Carers' Resource - Bradford