Adult Carer Support Officer (2 posts)

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


  • Advertised from 30th October 2018
  • 35 hours per week (To include occasional evening and weekend working)

Role

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.

Application notes

Application packs can be downloaded from our website at: stirlingcarers.co.uk/about/vacancies

or contact Stirling Carers Centre, Unit 49A John Player Building, Stirling Enterprise Park, Stirling, FK7 7RP

Tel: 01786 447003

Closing date: 4pm on Monday 26th November 2018

Stirling Carers Centre is an Equal Opportunities Employer


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