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

Job title

Young Carer Worker


Craven and Keighley

Closing date

24th July 2023

Full/part time

Full-time - 37 hours per week


£23,725 - £ 26,021

Carers’ Resource is delighted to be able to advertise a new role to support young carers.  We are seeking:

Young Carer Worker, Craven and Keighley

£23,725 – £ 26,021

(Full time – 37 hours per week)

You will be supporting the social and emotional wellbeing of young carers (age 5-18) in Craven and Keighley through a mixture of one-to-one and group/activity work.

Proven ability in improving the wellbeing of children and young people is essential, including setting up and running activities for children and young people, individual and group work skills, knowledge of the issues facing young carers and the ability to engage with children and young people in a variety of ways.

The post will require some early evening work (usually once a week during school terms) as well as day trips with young carers during school holidays. There is flexibility to work some hours at home as well as in community settings, schools and our office bases.

For an informal discussion contact Helen Prince on 07976 412101.

Closing date for applications: Monday 24th July 2023 (noon).

We are planning to interview in Skipton on Monday 31st July 2023.

Carers’ Resource is an equal opportunities employer. Reg. charity no. 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.

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