Support Worker - Young Adult Carers

  • Full time
  • £23,787
  • Falkirk
  • Closing 25th October 2021

  • Advertised from 7th October 2021
  • 35 hours


The Carers Centre is a growing and forward-thinking organisation with ambition to support an increasing number of children, young people and adults who provide unpaid care for a family member or friend due to disability, illness, addiction, or frailty.

We currently have the following new post to fill in our Young Carers Project:

Young Adult Carers Worker (35 hours) - Using funding from the Carers Trust ‘Making Carers Count’ programme, to develop dedicated and age-appropriate information, support, and involvement opportunities for young adult carers.

Applicants will need to evidence an understanding of the needs and difficulties faced by young carers and young adult carers and the importance of the support provided to them.

Role requires PVG Scheme membership.

Application notes

The closing date is Monday 25th October 2021. Interviews will be held week commencing 1st November 2021

A full application pack is available below or from the Carers Centre website:

Managed by Central Carers Association (Falkirk & Clackmannan) | Company Limited by Guarantee | Company No SC184443 | Scottish Charity No SC023658