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Young Carers Support Worker (Maternity Cover) Part-time 30 Hours a Week

We wish to appoint an experienced, enthusiastic and outgoing Young Carers Support Worker, who, as a member of the team, will provide emotional support to young carers and plan and deliver a varied programme of social activities and trips, working directly with young carers.

You will have responsibility for:

  • engaging with young carers, providing support and advice specifically for young carers, liaising with families, other organisations and agencies as necessary;
  • planning and managing a programme of social activities, trips and training.

Using your excellent organisation and communication skills, this is a varied and exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, self-motivated individual who enjoys working with young people.

You will need access to a car and a valid, full driving licence.
Appointment is subject to the outcome of a DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) Enhanced Disclosure check and satisfactory references.

Full details of the role, including the Job Description are available here

Closing date for applications – Wednesday 16 October 2019

Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator Part-time 30 hours a week

We wish to appoint a first class candidate who will develop, deliver and lead our volunteer programmes, including our befriending service and meet our objectives for volunteering.

You will take volunteering with us to the next level, recruiting and supervising volunteers to ensure they are at the heart of our work with young carers. You will lead the development, delivery and promotion of our volunteer based young carers befriending scheme, delivering the scheme and encouraging other volunteering for BE FREE YC across South Oxfordshire and the Vale of White Horse Districts.

Full details of the role, including the job description are available here

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 30 October 2019. Interviews are planned for week commencing 4 November 2019

Volunteer for us!

We are always keen to welcome volunteers to help support our organisation and our work with young carers.

Find out how you could make a difference to the lives of young carers contact Be Free Young Carers (01235 838 554).

More information about volunteering with Be Free Young Carers here

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