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 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