Stirling Carers Centre
Stirling Carers Centre

Charity registered in Scotland SC020213


Current vacancies

Adult Carer Support Officer (2 posts)

  • Full time
  • £23,866
  • Stirling
  • Closing 26th November 2018

Stirling Carers Centre is looking to recruit two posts:

Adult Carer Support Officer – Urban Stirling + Eastern Villages and

Adult Carer Support Officer – Rural

These posts will join our existing Adult Carer Support Service. The main functions of the posts are to provide information and support to unpaid adult carers through one to one practical and emotional support, assessment and completion of Adult Carer Support Plans, undertaking benefits checks to maximise income for unpaid carers and assisting with/ completion on behalf of disability benefits and other applicable benefits forms. The roles will also include facilitating carer events such as monthly short breaks, carer coffee mornings and other activities.

We are looking for highly organised individuals with excellent communication skills and a proven track record in successfully engaging with service user groups, preferably from within a similar role.

Due to the nature of the post the successful applicant will be required to drive, have access to a car and the relevant business class insurance cover.

Please note: the successful candidate will be subject to a PVG check.

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Young Carers Rural Officer

  • Full time
  • £21,074 – £23,866
  • Stirling
  • Closing 3rd December 2018

Stirling Carers Centre, Young Carers Service offers personalised and holistic services, to unpaid young carers in the Stirling Council area. Our core services include group support, 1:1 emotional support, provision of information and advice, school holiday day trips and residentials. Alongside focusing on individual needs and outcomes, we also promote professional and public awareness of young carers' issues and offer young carers the opportunity to be involved in the development of local services for all young carers.

We are looking for enthusiastic, self-motivated applicants with excellent communication skills, who can demonstrate a commitment to partnership working together with an understanding of the needs and difficulties faced by young carers.

The post holder will provide direct support to young carers, aged 7-18yrs living in rural locations within the Stirling Council area. This will be done through providing tailored 1:1 support in school, by facilitating age specific group support and by providing short breaks for young carers through day trips and residential overnight breaks. The post holder will also be responsible for carrying out regular review and assessments of the young carers they support.

The successful candidate will be subject to a PVG check.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Carer Services Manager

  • Full time
  • £29,055
  • Stirling
  • Closing 27th August 2018

Due to increased demand on services Stirling Carers Centre is looking to recruit to the post of Carer Services Manager. The role requires service/project management and development, as well as the Carer Support Services staff support, supervision and management.

The successful applicant will be responsible for overseeing a wide range of strategic service projects and initiatives to ensure progress on the organisation’s short, medium and long term Unpaid Carer Support Services, strategic priorities and specialist project work-streams.

We are looking for highly motivated, self-motivated applicants to work in a busy, fast paced office environment. Applicants must demonstrate excellent communication, presentation, project and staff management skills as well as demonstrating a commitment to partnership working together and an understanding of the needs and difficulties faced by Unpaid Carers.

Please note: the successful candidate will be subject to a PVG check.

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Adult Carer Support Officer

  • Full time
  • £23,429
  • Stirling
  • Closing 27th August 2018

Due to increased demand on services Stirling Carers Centre is looking to recruit to the new post of Adult Carer Support Officer to join our existing Adult Carer Support Service. The main function of the post is to provide information and support to unpaid adult carers in the Stirling Council area through one to one practical and emotional support, assessment and completion of Adult Carer Support Plans, undertaking benefits checks and assistance with form filling as well as facilitating and attending carer events/ activities/ groups.

We are looking for a highly organised individual with excellent communication skills and a proven track record in successfully engaging with service user groups, preferably from within a similar role.

Due to the nature of the post the successful applicant will be required to drive, have access to a car and the relevant business class insurance cover.

Please note: the successful candidate will be subject to a PVG check.

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Quality + Policy Officer

  • Part time
  • £23,429 pro-rata
  • Stirling
  • Closing 27th August 2018

Stirling Carers Centre is looking to recruit to the post of Quality + Policy Officer to join our existing Support Service. The main function of the post is to take responsibility for driving forward the Quality Assurance systems and processes in line with Stirling Carers Centre’s quality standards policy. This role involves responsibility for the management, review and development of processes and protocols to ensure robust up to date policies, procedures and quality assurance systems which are integral to the ongoing governance of the organisation.

We are looking for a highly organised individual with excellent communication skills and a proven track record in policy and procedure development.

Due to the nature of the post the successful applicant will be required to drive, have access to a car and the relevant business class insurance cover.

Please note: the successful candidate will be subject to a PVG check.

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Young Adult Carer Support Officer

  • Part time
  • £23,429 pro-rata
  • Stirling
  • Closing 3rd September 2018

We are looking for enthusiastic, self-motivated applicants with excellent communication skills, who can demonstrate a commitment to partnership working together with an understanding of the needs and difficulties faced by carers.

The post holder will provide direct support to young adult carers living throughout the Stirling Council area. This will be done through the undertaking of Carers Assessments/Support Plans, benefit checks, form filling, listening ear service, peer support groups, short breaks and by any other relevant means that supports the needs of young adult carers. The post holder will also work in partnership with statutory, voluntary and independent sector professionals to ensure that young adult carers are identified, supported and recognised as equal partners in care.

Please note: the successful candidate will be subject to a PVG check.

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