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Young Carers’ Activities Worker

37 hrs per week

£19,063 per annum

This post is funded by BBC Children in Need until March 2021

North Tyneside Carers’ Centre is looking to recruit a Young Carers’ Activities Worker to deliver our programme of regular breaks and activities to young carers including; term time clubs and holiday activities; targeted group work; springboard group work.  

The post holder will: have a proven track record in working with children and young people; be able to apply a good model of participation to their work; possess excellent group facilitation skills; demonstrate good communication and organisational skills; have the ability to work as part of a team; numeracy, IT literacy and good reporting skills; the ability to work flexible hours as most sessions take place after school hours.

Closing date: 12 noon Monday 21st January 2019

Interviews will be held: 28th & 29th January 2019

For an application pack please email enquiries@ntcarers.co.uk

Stating which post you would like to apply for

Completed application packs to be returned to:

Young Carers’ Project Manager, North Tyneside Carers’ Centre, 3rd floor YMCA, Church Way, North Shields, NE29 0AB.

 CV’s will not be accepted

 

Family Support Worker

18.5 hrs per week

£20,935 per annum pro rata

Fixed term until March 2020 (maternity cover)

The Centre is seeking to appoint a Family Support Worker to work with young carers aged

5-18, who have caring responsibilities for a family member due to illness, disability, mental health difficulties or alcohol/substance misuse.  Providing practical and emotional support to meet the needs of the whole family, the post holder will have a specific focus upon the needs and aspirations of young carers.

The post holder will also: have a proven track record in working with children and young people and their families; have an understanding of social care, health and education services; be able to adopt a whole family approach to working; possess excellent group facilitation skills; demonstrate good communication and organisational skills; have the ability to work as part of a team; numeracy, IT literacy and good reporting skills; the ability to work flexible hours.

Closing date for application: 4pm Wednesday 16th January 2019

Interviews will be held: Tuesday 22nd January 2019

For an application pack please email enquiries@ntcarers.co.uk

Stating which post you would like to apply for

Completed applications should be returned:

Young Carers’ Project Manager, North Tyneside Carers’ Centre, 3rd floor YMCA, Church Way, North Shields, NE29 0AB.

 

CV’s will not be accepted

 


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