VOCAL is a carer-led organisation. Applicants will evidence an excellent understanding of the diverse range of caring situations, the impact of caring on peoples’ lives and barriers carers face at different points of the caring journey.
Applicants will evidence excellent people, leadership and communication skills, with experience in staff management, casework and person-centred support work, including experience of brokering support.
Excellent knowledge of health and social care, including key legislation and policy affecting carers.
Applicants will be digitally competent and effective communicators with individuals, carer groups and partner agencies.
How to apply
Download the person specification / job description. Complete the application form and equal opportunities form and return to LHill@vocal.org.uk, or by post to Lead Officer Carer Support (Midlothian), c/o VOCAL Midlothian, 30/1 Hardengreen Estate, Dalhousie Road, Dalkeith EH22 3NX.
We welcome applications from under-represented minority groups.
Closing date: Friday, 20th September 2019
Interviews: Tuesday, 8th October 2019