Carers' Resource is the local, specialist carers' centre for the
Bradford and Airedale, Harrogate and Ripon, and Craven districts of Yorkshire.

Local Carer Worker (special interest parent carer)Last changed: Friday 10 January, 2020

Job title: Local Carer Worker (special interest parent carer)

Salary: £21,601 - £23691 for 37 hours

Hours: Bradford East, West and South – 1 post - 32 hours and Shipley/Keighley – 1 post – 20.5 hours

Role description:

Local Carer Worker (Special Interest Parent Carers)

Bradford districts

21,601 – £23,691)

Bradford East, West and South – 1 post – 32 hours

Shipley/Keighley – 1 post – 20.5 hours

Fixed term March 2020 – October 2021

You will help identify parent carers and facilitate on and offline peer support groups. You will work closely with parent carers listening, advising and supporting them. The role includes the provision of information, signposting, doing wellbeing reviews and identifying actions needed, emergency planning, benefits and financial choices, advocacy. The Local Carer Worker will be working in the office, working in the local community and in carer homes.

Existing staff are welcome to express interest in secondment to the roles.

For informal discussion contact Helen Prince on 01423 500555

Closing date: Noon on Monday 27 January 2020