This vacancy has now closed

Young Carer Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £26,741
  • Helensburgh
  • Closing 29th March 2021

  • Advertised from 11th March 2021
  • 35 hours per week. 16 month fixed term contract, funded by BBC Children in Need.


Helensburgh & Lomond Carers SCIO is looking for a highly motivated individual, with an understanding of young carers’ issues, to fill this vacancy.

You will support the development and work of Helensburgh and Lomond Young Carers, under the direction and supervision of the Carers Assessment & Support Coordinator. This will include working with young carers and their families and organising, supervising and delivering services for individuals and groups of young carers at locations across Helensburgh and Lomond. You should be able to organise and prioritise your own workload and have good interpersonal/listening skills to allow you to communicate effectively.

The successful applicant will require to be registered as a member of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG).

Application notes

Closing date for applications is: Monday 29th March @ Noon and interviews for shortlisted applicants will be held Thursday 8th April 2021.