Adult Carers Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £23,000
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 1st November 2019

  • Advertised from 11th October 2019
  • 35 hours per week


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

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

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, an information and advice service, and have a knowledge and understanding of the policy drivers for unpaid carers, especially in relation to the change fund agenda. An understanding of the welfare benefits system and a valid driving licence is desirable.

The post will be based between South East and South West Carers Centres

Application notes

Job Description and Application Forms are available to download below or directly 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 1st November 2019 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.