Southend Carers – Young Carers Support Coordinator

Southend Carers – Young Carers Support Coordinator

Are you passionate about working with Young Carers and making a difference to their lives?

Hours per week: 21 hours per week
Salary: £22,250 pro-rata
Location: Southend-on-Sea, Essex
Contract Type: Fixed term – 3 Years

Job Description:

As our Young Carers Support Coordinator, you will be working as part of a small team to support Young Carers, aged 5 to 17 years old, living in the Southend-on-Sea area.

You will be providing information, advice, one to one support & delivering programme activities and events to improve the health and wellbeing of young carers and their families, and support them to access a wide range of projects and support services.

We are looking for someone with experience working in the youth voluntary sector. Previous youth work experience & knowledge and/or awareness of young carers is desirable.

As the Young Carers Support Coordinator you must be:

Available to work flexibly between Monday to Friday, including occasional evening and weekend activities.
Have a passion for working with young people.
Experienced in either facilitating groups or event planning and coordination.
Willing to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Closing date for applications: Monday 2nd December 2019 – 5pm
Interview will take place on: Tuesday 10th December 2019

To apply for this position, please download the following files:

Young Carers Support Coordinator (CinN) – More Vacancy Information
Young Carers Support Coordinator (CinN) – Application Pack