Post 1: Carer Advisor: BME communities. (Permanent)

Post 2:  Carer Advisor. (Temporary for 1 year)

We are seeking two experienced individuals to join our team of Carer Advisors in delivering high quality advice, information and support to carers – including statutory carers assessments – over the telephone and face to face.

Hours (each post):           22.5 (0.6 wte)

Salary (each post):           £21,074 – 23,111 pro rata

Both post holders will work with all adult carers. The Carer Advisor: BME Communities will have a specific responsibility to support carers from Urdu/Punjabi speaking communities in overcoming potential barriers to accessing Carers Centre services.

The service operates Monday – Friday, 9 am – 6 pm. The post holders will contribute to the rota which covers these hours. There may occasionally be a requirement to work during the evening or weekend.

The successful candidates will work 22.5 hrs per week over 3 days

How to apply

Please download each of the following documents:

Job Description – Carer Advisor: BME Communities

Job Description – Carer Advisor

Carer Advisor application form (both posts)

Carer Advisor posts – Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Having read this information, if you would like an informal discussion about the post, please contact Nell Farrell, Assessment and Advice Service Manager or Hilary Fawcett, Carer Services Manager on 0114 278 8942.

Closing date: 5 pm on Friday 25 January

Interviews provisionally to be held during the week commencing Monday 11 February.

 If we have not contacted you by Friday 8th February please assume your application has been unsuccessful.  We are unable to provide feedback for candidates who haven’t been shortlisted for interview.