Serving the people of Bradford, Harrogate, Selby and Craven Districts

Job title

Carer Locality Workers – Bradford District


Based in Shipley office

Closing date

25th January 2024

Full/part time

24 - 37 hours per week. 2x 12-month fixed term vacancies and 1x 24-month fixed term vacancy


£23,725 - £26,021 (FTE)

Carers’ Resource is excited to announce a new opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of carers. We are currently seeking a:

Carer Locality Worker, 3 temporary posts advertised.

24 – 37 hours per week covering Bradford south and west locality areas.

Based in Shipley office

£23,725 – £26,021 (FTE)

Carers’ Resource is a well-established Yorkshire charity that provides tailored information and support to carers, individuals in need of care, and the professionals who support them. We empower individuals to maintain their independence and make choices that improve their lives.

Role overview:

As a Carer Locality Worker, you’ll play a pivotal role in supporting carers through listening, advising, and advocating for them. You’ll conduct wellbeing reviews, identify required actions, and collaborate with local services. Additionally, you’ll engage in outreach work to promote our services and facilitate peer support groups. Your work aligns with local safeguarding procedures, promoting wellbeing and positive change for carers.


· A genuine passion for working with carers and an understanding of the challenges they face.

· Previous experience providing individual and group support to adults.

· Strong organisational and interpersonal skills, with the ability to connect with carers on a personal level and collaborate as a team member.

· Flexibility to adapt to the varying needs and demands of the role.

· A commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and rights of carers.

· Competent user of IT, email, Microsoft Office.

· Able to travel around Bradford district and around other Carers’ Resource offices.


What we offer you:

· Hybrid working – office/ community/ home

· Personal development, including opportunities for aspiring leaders

· Training opportunities

· Generous holiday entitlement starting at 33 days (including Bank Holidays) plus a day off for your birthday

· Expenses and mileage paid at 45p p/m

· Carer passport if you are a carer yourself

· Eligibility for a Blue Light Card and Carers Trust CarerSmart benefits

· Work phone and laptop

· Access to online wellbeing support

· Pension scheme with flexible employee contribution

· Access to staff savings scheme (via third party)

· Occupational sick pay

· Tea and coffee provided in offices

· Staff fleece jacket


For more information:

For an informal discussion about this role, please reach out to:

Julie Peacock 0808 5015 939

Join our team:

This is an opportunity to join a dedicated team that is committed to making a meaningful impact on the lives of carers. If you are passionate about supporting others and making a difference, we encourage you to apply.

Carers’ Resource values diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from all backgrounds.

Closing date for applications is Thursday 25th January 2024.

We are planning to interview at our Shipley office on Friday 2nd February 2024.

Before applying for this job, please download the role guide below, and read it carefully.

Please tell us in your application how you meet the person specification.

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