Norfolk Family Carers provides specialist support to unpaid carers in Norfolk. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from those with relevant experience and/or suitable qualifications. All appointments are subject to satisfactory DBS checks and our commitment to safeguarding.
Two Part-Time Roles are Advertised with Potential for One Full Time (37hr/wk) Post
Young Carers Group Coordinator
(Norwich) 22 hours per week
We are looking for a motivated, resilient and experienced person to coordinate and deliver weekly Young Carers Groups, group activities and residential trips. You will support young people (aged 5 -16) by providing emotional support at group activities and help them to engage in activities to increase confidence and skills. You will have a lead role in planning and preparing for groups and activities, and be the central point of access for Young Carers groups. Use of car essential.
Young Carers Affected Others Support Worker
(City and South) 15 hours per week
This post is employed by Norfolk Family Carers and seconded into The Matthew Project: Unity service. We are looking for a motivated, resilient and experienced person to support young people affected by drug and alcohol use. You will support young people (aged 5 to 19) by providing emotional and practical support through one to one sessions. Some group work is also involved. Relevant experience required for all positions. Use of car essential.
If you are applying for both roles, please use both job title references ( YCGC and AO_YCSW) in your application form, and refer to both job descriptions and person specifications in your statement (section 2 of the application form).
The deadline for applications is midnight, Wednesday 31st January 2018. Interviews are scheduled for Wednesday 14th February 2018, with potential for flexibility.
Application pack details:
Job Description and Person Specification_YC_Group_Coordinator_Dec17
Job Description and Person Specification _Affected Others_Dec 17
NFC Job Application Form_Jan18
NFC Equalities Monitoring_Jan18
If you would like to talk through the role(s) with our Young People’s Services Manager, Catherine Bibb, please call 01603 219924 or email email@example.com
Young Adult Carers Support Worker (Transitions Team)
(North Norfolk) 28 hours per week
We are looking for a motivated, resilient and experienced person to support Young Adult Carers aged 16 to 24 who provide regular and substantial care for a family member with a long term physical illness, disability, mental health condition, learning disability or substance misuse issue.
Relevant experience required for all positions. Use of car essential.
The deadline for applications is midnight, Tuesday 6th February 2018.
Provisional date for interviews is Thursday 22nd February 2018.
Application pack details:
If you would like to talk through the role with our Young People’s Services Manager, Catherine Bibb, please call 01603 219924 or email firstname.lastname@example.org