To support carers of people with mental ill health to access a range of information, advice and one-to-one support alongside facilitating regular meetings and activities to help carers maintain their health and wellbeing.
To ensure carers are aware of services to support them in their caring roles and of their rights including a Carers Assessment of Need.
To develop effective networks and partnerships with external service providers representing carers needs and effective referral processes.
To work with carers to deliver training and awareness raising sessions to health and social care professionals to improve early identification of carers and influence improvements in service delivery.
Location: 17 Prior Street | Organisation: York Carers Centre
Salary: Salary scale: £22,658 – £23,111 per annum pro rata (NJC SCP 25) | Job type: Part time | Hours: 15 hrs per week (some evening work)
We offer a supportive working environment with learning and development opportunities, 29 days holiday per year plus public holidays, reduced pro rata, and a contributory pension scheme.
Closing date: 07-05-2019
How to apply:
Please visit our website - https://www.yorkcarerscentre.co.uk/vacancy/carer-support-worker-15-hours-per-week/ All relevant details/documents on there.
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