Young Carers Support Assistant

  • Full time
  • £22,183 – £22,711
  • Helensburgh
  • Closing 23rd April 2021

  • Advertised from 26th March 2021
  • Full Time 35 hours per week - In the range £22,183— £22,711. 3 year contract, funded by The National Lottery Community Fund.


Helensburgh & Lomond Carers SCIO is looking for a highly motivated individual, with an understanding of young carers' issues, as well as good organisational and administrative skills to fill this vacancy. You will assist in the development and work of Helensburgh and Lomond Young Carers Support Team, under the direction and supervision of the Carers Assessment and Support Coordinator. This will include providing administrative support and general assistance to the Young Carers Support Team working with young carers and their families, organising, supervising and delivering services for individuals and groups of young carers at locations across Helensburgh and Lomond. You should be able to organise and prioritise your own workload and have good interpersonal/listening skills to allow you to communicate effectively.

The successful applicant will require to be registered as a member of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG).

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below.

Closing date for applications is: Noon on Friday 23rd April 2021 and interviews for shortlisted applicants will be held: Wednesday 5th May 2021.