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

Young Carer Worker – BradfordLast changed: Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Job title: Young Carer Worker – Bradford

Salary: £21,601 - £23,691 (for 37 hours) + £1,500 allowance for evenings and weekend working

Hours: 24-30 hours pw

Role description:

£21,601 – £23,691 (for 37 hours) + £1,500 allowance for evenings and weekend working

You will be developing and supporting our new services for young carers between the ages of 5 and 18 years of age.  Primarily working across the Bradford District the post-holder will also engage with and enhance services in Harrogate and Craven.  The post-holder will design, develop and monitor a range of technology based services for young carers and their families, as well as directly running clubs and activities for children and young people. 

Proven ability in setting up and running activities for children and young people is essential, alongside extensive group work skills, a 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 regular evening and weekend work

Closing date: Noon on Friday 24 May 2019