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Carer Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £28,746 – £31,500
  • Lanarkshire (On site)
  • Closing 8th April 2024


  • Advertised from 6th March 2024
  • 35 hours per week. Full Time – but as a flexible employer we will consider part-time hours if the preferred candidate indicates this as a preference. 2024-2025 Pay Award is Pending.

Role

Lanarkshire Carers is recruiting Carer Support Workers to join our team. You will have a relevant qualification in health or social care and/or work experience appropriate for this post. You will needa good understanding of the issues carers face along with experience/understanding of providing individual and group work support, case management and person-centred, strength based andoutcome focused approaches.

Lanarkshire Carers is an organisation where you will be supported, valued and well rewarded. Post holders will be based between Lanarkshire Carers Centre: Hamilton and/or Airdrie and in outreach and co-located locality and health/social care venues throughout Lanarkshire. Working from home/hybrid working may also be required.

Lanarkshire Carers works with and for carers to develop and deliver services that make a positive difference to their lives. A value-based organisation, our mission is to ensure that carers in Lanarkshire are identified, well informed, involved, supported, and empowered. We deliver information, advice and direct carer support services that enable carers to continue to care, whilst maintaining their own health and wellbeing.

Before you apply, please review the job description and find out more about us and why Lanarkshire Carers a great place to work. We are a carer positive employer and work flexibly to meet the needs of carers. A generous annual leave and public holiday package is offered, along with a workplace pension scheme, group life/critical illness cover and many other benefits. Lanarkshire Carers is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Visit lanarkshirecarers.org.uk and read our annual report 2022/2023 -Carers at the Centre. Our staff team, many of whom are carers themselves, are committed to making caring a positive experience.

Application notes

Please apply through our website: lanarkshirecarers.org.uk/get-involved/vacancies

Carer Support Workers: Reference – CSW/03/2024

Additional Information

Closing Date Monday 8 April 2024– *please note that Lanarkshire Carers may decide to close this position earlier than stated depending on volume of applications so please apply as soon as possible.

Interviews will be held in Lanarkshire Carers Centre: Hamilton or Airdrie between ay 17 and Friday 19 April 2024. All applicants must be available on the date notified.

Protecting Vulnerable Groups

All post holders are required to be members of the PVG scheme.


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