Fife Young Carers
Fife Young Carers

Charity registered in Scotland SC047519

Fife Young Carers is an expanding and highly regarded charitable organisation based in Lochgelly which provides support and services throughout Fife to children and young adults who care for members of their family who are affected by illness or disability.

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Young Carers Support Worker (2 posts available)

  • Part time
  • £23,674 – £24,406 pro-rata
  • Lochgelly
  • Closing 14th August 2019

We have two exciting opportunities for Young Carers Support Workers to join our small dedicated team, working with children and young people who have caring responsibilities in Fife.

We are looking for creative and energetic individuals, with experience of working with vulnerable children and young people in a variety of settings. The successful candidates will have great communication and organisational skills and be able to work sensitively with children and young people of all ages. The post holders will be responsible for the assessment and review of the support needs of children and young people, and ongoing support including the provision of groups and one to one support in Fife. Own transport is essential. Hours are worked flexibly but you should expect to work some evenings and weekends on a regular basis.

The positions are subject to an enhanced disclosure check.