Glasgow North East Carers Centre
Glasgow North East Carers Centre

Charity registered in Scotland SC024647

Glasgow North East Carers Centre provides practical and emotional support to carers of all ages who look after a family member or friend due to illness, disability, frailty or addiction.


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Training and Peer Support Co-ordinator

  • Full time
  • £23,000
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 9th August 2019

Glasgow North East Carers Centre, as part of the Glasgow City Carers Partnership, provides practical and emotional supports to unpaid family Carers, who look after a family member or friend who cannot manage alone due to illness or disability.

In addition to a wide range of supports and services, we provide training and peer support opportunities which allow Carers to maintain their own health and wellbeing. We are currently recruiting for a Coordinator who will be responsible for facilitating in house Peer Support Groups, and sourcing and organising external training opportunities and providers.

Our Training and Peer Support Co-ordinator will demonstrate:

  • great teamwork skills when working alongside our Family Support Workers to determine training needs
  • extensive organisational skills and attention to detail when sourcing training opportunities and providers
  • strong interpersonal skills when representing and promoting our organisation and it’s work
  • the ability to show empathy and understanding when dealing with our service users
  • attention to detail when contributing to monitoring and reporting responsibilities

Additional Information

  • All successful candidates will have relevant experience and knowledge of Carers/Young Carers and the issues they may face and excellent administrative abilities.
  • For an application pack please download attachments or email stephie@gnecarerscentre.com
  • Appointment subject to satisfactory PVG application or scheme update
  • Registered Charity No: SC02464.
  • Funded by Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership (Glasgow City HSCP)
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Family Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £23,000
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 9th August 2019

Glasgow North East Carers Centre, as part of the Glasgow City Carers Partnership, provides practical and emotional supports to unpaid family Carers, who look after a family member or friend who cannot manage alone due to illness or disability.

We are currently recruiting for Family Support Workers who will work with Carers and wider family members to prepare Carer Support Plans and Young Carer Statements,

These will focus on personal outcomes and changes which are important to Carers in their lives, helping them to maintain a life outside of their caring role, and their own health and wellbeing. This will include signposting to and securing services from, a range of differing organisations.

Our Family Support Workers will demonstrate:

  • great teamwork skills when working alongside other team members
  • extensive organisational skills and attention to detail when completing formal paperwork
  • strong interpersonal skills when representing and promoting our organisation and it’s work
  • the ability to show empathy and understanding when dealing with our service users
  • attention to detail when contributing to monitoring and reporting responsibilities

Additional Information

  • Hear from one of our current staff about the Family Support Worker position on our twitter page - @gnecarerscentre
  • All successful candidates will have relevant experience and knowledge of Carers/Young Carers and the issues they may face and excellent administrative abilities.
  • For an application pack please download attachments or email stephie@gnecarerscentre.com
  • Appointment subject to satisfactory PVG application or scheme update
  • Registered Charity No: SC02464.
  • Funded by Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership (Glasgow City HSCP)
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This vacancy has now closed

Family Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £23,000
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 20th January 2020

Glasgow North East Carers Centre, as part of the Glasgow City Carers Partnership, provides practical and emotional supports to unpaid family Carers, who look after a family member or friend who cannot manage alone due to illness or disability.

Working flexibly throughout the North East Glasgow area, our Family Support Worker will co-ordinate and deliver a wide range of services to Carers which will enable them to manage their caring role and maintain their own health and wellbeing. This will include working in partnership with a range of statutory, voluntary and community organisations.

The successful candidates will deliver assessment and care planning techniques which include focussing on personal outcomes important to our service users, working with Carers to ensure that the changes and outcomes important to them in their lives, are at the centre of the services we provide.

Additional Information

  • Hear from one of our current staff about the Family Support Worker position on our twitter page - @gnecarerscentre
  • All successful candidates will have relevant experience and knowledge of Carers/Young Carers and the issues they may face, good interpersonal skills and excellent administrative abilities.
  • Application packs can be downloaded or by emailing stephie@gnecarerscentre.com
  • Appointment subject to satisfactory PVG application or scheme update

Registered Charity No: SC02464.

Funded by Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership (Glasgow City HSCP)

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