Carers Support Officer – Telephone Based

Closing date: September 18, 2019
Closing time: 12 noon
Salary: £23,588 per annum FTE, £14,153 actual - Part time 22.5 hours per week (Fixed term for 12 months initially)
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You will provide an effective telephone-based, information, advice and support service for carers, referring them on to appropriate support and services, in order to maintain their own health and wellbeing and continue in their caring role.

The successful applicant will have:

• Recent and relevant experience of information, support and advice work
• An excellent understanding of the needs and issues for carers
• Demonstrable experience of working with individuals needing emotional support

If you would like to know more about this role, please call 0117 9392562 for further information.

For an application pack, please visit our website at www.carerssupportcentre.org.uk/vacancies where you will find to the application form, equalities form and a full job description.

If you do not have access to the internet please call our 24-hour answer phone service on 0117 9392562 or email: recruitment@carerssupportcentre.org.uk

Interview date: 25th September 2019

Registered Charity Number: 1063226

We are an Equal Opportunities employer and our workplace is free of barriers and fully accessible for disabled people. We are committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults; from recruitment of staff to supporting our team working with families and carers in crisis.