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Family Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £23,529
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 4th December 2020

  • Advertised from 16th November 2020
  • 35 hours per week


The Dixon Community. South East Carers Centre . On behalf of the Glasgow City Carers Partnership.

We are looking to appoint an experienced and highly motivated individual to join our team.

The focus for this post will be working with adult and young carers in the community.

Applicants must have an understanding of and commitment to the needs of carers, have excellent written and oral communication skills, have experience of developing support plans, providing an information and advice service, planning and delivery of services to support carers and have a knowledge and understanding of the policy drivers for unpaid carers, especially in relation to the Carers Act. An understanding of the welfare benefits system and a valid driving licence is desirable.

This post will be based at the South East Carers Centre.

Application notes

Job Descriptions and Application Forms are available from:

The Dixon Community

South East Carers Centre

656 Cathcart Road

Glasgow G42 8AA

Tel 0141 423 0728

Closing date for the return of completed applications is 12 noon on Friday 4th December Please note that CVs alone will NOT be considered.

NB: If selected for the position we will check your details with the Central Registered Body in Scotland, which is the designated body for providing PVG checks for voluntary sector staff and volunteers.