Young Carers Practitioner Vacancies 

1 x18.5 hrs per week

1 x 37 hrs per week (temporary 6-month contract)

£22,330 (pro rata) per annum

 Do you love working with children?

 Would you like to make a positive impact on the lives of Young Carers in North Tyneside?

 If “Yes”, then we are looking forward to receiving your application

We are looking for someone who has real empathy for young people, who is a good communicator and can help young people find their voice.

North Tyneside Carers’ Centre is a well-established local charity working to improve the lives of young and adult carers in the Borough.

If you are successful in your application we will offer a comprehensive induction, ongoing support from the highly experienced team, and a great environment to work in that will enable you to thrive.

 As a Young Carers Practitioner you will work with young carers aged 5-18 and their families. You will support them to reach their potential and achieve a life outside of their caring role.

Closing date for application: 9:30am Tuesday 4th January 2022

Interviews will be held: TBC

For an application pack please email the Young Carers’ Service Manager at or for an informal chat about the role please contact Peter Thorp on 0191 643 2298.


All vacancies will be advertised here and on other local sites such as VONNE.

We will not have any other opportunities available (apart from volunteering roles) so please do not send in an unsolicited CV as it will not be considered. Any CV’s that are received will be shredded in line with our data protection procedures.

If you require information, advice or guidance, please call (0191) 643 2298.