Call Us Now: (0191) 643 2298
Email: enquiries@ntcarers.co.uk
Donate: Support us via Just Giving

Vacancies

Family Support Worker:

The Centre is seeking to appoint a Family Support Worker who will work with young carers aged 5 - 18.

21 Hours

£20,935 per annum (pro rata)

Fixed term until 31st March 2019

Job Advert

Application Form

Job Description

Person Specification

Equal Opportunities Form

Rehabilitation of Offenders

 

Young Carers' Social Action Sessional Support Worker:

Up to a maximum of 10 hours per week,  £9.00 per hour.

The post holder will play a key role within the Young Carers' Project, supporting the delivery of a new project offering young carers aged 10 - 20 years opportunities to engage in social action.  The project will implement the 'Child to Child Hearing All Voices' model of participation, enabling young carers to explore issues that affect their lives and decide ways in which they wish to tackle those issues.  The post holder will need to be willing to participate in training in this model.  Groups will be run on week nights and during school  holidays, Monday - Friday.  There will be occasional weekend work.

The successful candidate must have:

Experience of working with children or working towards/has obtained a relevant degree/educational qualification.

Creativity, flexibility and an interest in working on child led projects

Excellent communication and organisational skills

The ability to work evenings, school holidays and occasional weekends.

Closing date: Friday, 20 July, 2018

Interview date: To be confirmed

 

Sessional Staff - North Tyneside Carers' Centre, Young Carers' Project

£9.00 per hour (maximum of 9 hours - as and when required)

The post holder will play a key role within the Young Carers' Project, providing support to young carers, aged 5 - 18, who are accessing our Breaks and Activities Programme.  The activities allow young carers to access regular breaks from their caring roles, in a fun and safe environment.

Therefore the successful candidate must have:

Experience of working with young people or working towards/has obtained a relevant degree or educational qualification

Ability to be creative and to respond to changing situations

Excellent communication and organisational skills

Ability to work evenings and weekends

Enthusiasm and the ability to work as part of a team

Closing date: Friday, 20 July 2018

Interview date: to be confirmed

For further information on the sessional posts please contact Anna Fox, Young Carers' Project Manager on 0191 643 2298 or at: anna.fox@ntcarers.co.uk

Please apply by sending a copy of your CV, together with a covering letter detailing your availability, to:

North Tyneside Carers' Centre, 3rd Floor, YMCA Building, Church Way, North Shields.  NE29 0AB

 

 


Find volunteering opportunities here.

Find out how to become a Carers' Champion here.

Find out how to join the Board of Trustees here.

 

   If someone depends on you, you can depend on us.