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Young Carers Support Worker

Hours:                          37.5 hours a week

Salary:                         £25,041.45 per annum

Contract:                    Permanent

Location:                     Harwell Innovation Centre, Didcot, OX11 0QG, Oxon. with opportunities for home working

Closing date:              23:59, 21 November 2021

To apply:                      Email your CV and covering letter to:

Download the Job Description here

We wish to appoint an experienced, enthusiastic and outgoing Young Carers Support Worker, who, as a member of the team, will provide support to young carers and plan and deliver a varied programme of social activities and trips, working directly with young carers. Join our friendly team and you’ll see the impact of the charity’s work first-hand.

You will have responsibility for:

  • engaging with young carers, providing support and advice specifically for young carers, liaising with families, schools, other organisations and agencies as necessary;
  • planning, managing and developing a programme of social activities, trips and training and contributing towards the overall development of our service.

Join our friendly team and you’ll see the impact of the charity’s work first-hand.

Working for Be Free Young Carers

  • The opportunity for home working
  • Free on-site parking
  • Regular public transport to Oxford, Abingdon, Didcot and Wantage
  • “Time off in lieu” for any evening/weekend work with prior agreement by the Director.

Appointment is subject to the outcome of a DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) Enhanced Disclosure check and satisfactory references.

If you would like to volunteer with Be Free Young Carers, please visit our volunteering page for more details

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