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Carer Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £25,650 – £28,397 pro-rata
  • Home based with access to our offices within East Lothian Community Hospital in Haddington
  • Closing 17th June 2022

  • Advertised from 2nd June 2022
  • 30 hours pw. All salary and benefits are calculated pro-rata based on full time of 35 hpw.


'Carers of East Lothian is the local organisation supporting adults to continue to care for family and friends. Following a successful internal secondment process, we are now recruiting for a Carer Support Worker to work with local carers in a person centred way.

You should have a good understanding of health and social care issues and services, experience of providing person centred support and a real commitment to supporting carers to achieve the outcomes they prioritise. You must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, be comfortable in the use of IT and have the ability to organise your own workload. In return we offer a good salary, very flexible working arrangements and a chance to make a real difference to people’s lives. PVG scheme membership is essential. All of CoEL’s team work to a hybrid model, in line with our new Remote Working Policy, with the ability to work from home along with access to our offices in East Lothian Community Hospital, Haddington.

Carers of East Lothian is striving to be an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. As a Disability Confident Committed employer, we will ensure our recruitment process is inclusive and accessible, providing reasonable adjustments as required, and as a Carer Positive Established employer, we have the policies and processes in place to ensure good support to carers, who make up the majority of our workforce.

Application notes

Closing date is Friday 17th June at midday and we expect interviews to be held on 28th and 29th June, via Zoom.

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