We are looking for a Project Support Worker for our ‘Men Care Too’ male carer project, working from our Shipley, Skipton or Harrogate office.
21-37 hours per week (negotiable) – fixed term to March 2024.
£ 22,923 – £25,141 – salary scale quoted for 37 hours per week – new appointment commence at the bottom of the scale.
This is an exciting opportunity to join Carers’ Resource, a growing and thriving charity supporting unpaid carers – people who are looking after a friend, neighbour or relative who could not manage otherwise because of frailty, illness or disability. Men Care Too is our project to encourage male carers to engage with support, services and activities.
As project worker for male carers you will develop and deliver a range of interesting and appealing social groups, activities, trips and events across the district that encourage male carer identification, involvement and support.
You will be enthusiastic and creative in supporting male carers to engage with the project. You will have strong interpersonal skills and confidence delivering groups, activities and one to one discussions, working with vulnerable service users and in partnership with colleagues and other professionals.
For an informal discussion please contact Jenny Sengel on 07590 877901.
Closing date for applications: Thursday 13th April 2023 (5pm), with interviews on Monday 24th April 2023 at our Skipton office.
Carers’ Resource is an equal opportunities employer. Registered charity number – 1049278.
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.