JOB OPPORTUNITY: Young Carers Support Worker – apply by 18 January 2021

£28,560 per annum / 35 hours per week

Richmond Carers Centre is looking for someone to join their small dedicated team which directly delivers a range of services for young carers.

Richmond Carers Centre is a registered charity providing information, support, advice and a voice for carers living and caring in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames.  Helping Carers to Live Well is their organisational aim.

As Young Carers Support Worker you will provide information and advice, emotional support and mentoring, promote awareness of young carers and deliver a wide selection of group activities.  You’ll have a proven knowledge of working with children and young people, families, carers or other vulnerable groups and also be able to demonstrate a broad knowledge of young carer’s needs, a wide range of skills in relation to service delivery to support young carers, and have a sound understanding of social care provision.

You will be self-motivated and positive in your approach and strong administrative, time management, IT and organisational skills are essential.

The closing date for applications is Monday 18 January 2021.

Provisional interview dates are currently scheduled for 26/27 January 2021, 2 February and 4 February 2021.

For full details, including an application pack, visit the Richmond Carers Centre website.