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FIFE YOUNG CARERS SCIO


Due to an increase of funding from the Health and Social Care Partnership we currently have a variety of exciting job roles available. We are looking for creative and energetic individuals, with experience of working with vulnerable children and young people in a variety of settings. The successful candidates will have great communication and organisational skills and be able to work sensitively with children and young people of all ages. 

Please see the individual job descriptions for more details for each role. 

All positions are subject to an enhanced disclosure check (PVG).

Own transport is essential. Hours are worked flexibly but you should expect to work some evenings and weekends on a regular basis

Please e-mail your completed application form (no CVs) to: admin@fifeyoungcarers.co.uk.

 

Young Carers Peer Leadership Support Worker 

Part time 20 hours per week. Salary £23,674 - £24,406 per annum Pro Rata

The post holder will be responsible for supporting the delivery of a Peer Leadership project. You will support young carers to become Peer Leaders through training and development opportunities. You will support this team of Peer Leaders to recruit other young carers to develop projects based on their experiences of caring while learning skills relating to teamwork and project management.

This exciting pilot is designed to support young carers to become leaders now and in the future. The post holder will be required to work some evening and possible weekends. This is a pilot project initially funded for 1 year. 

Please click these links for the Job Description and Application Form

Closing date: 18th July 2022, 5pm but we would encourge applications piror to this date.

 

Young Adult Carers Worker

Full Time 35 hours per week. Salary £23,674 - £24,406 per annum.

We are looking for creative and energetic individual, with experience of working with vulnerable young people aged 16 – 25 years. The post holder will be responsible for the provision of one to one and group support in Fife, aimed at reducing the impact of caring and improving transition into adulthood.  

This position is subject to PVG scheme checks.

Please click these links for the Job Description and Application Form

Closing date Friday 1st July 2022, Interviews will be held week commencing 11th July.

 

Family Wellbeing Worker

Full time 35 hours per week. Salary £23,674 - £24,406 per annum

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Family Wellbeing Worker to join our dedicated team, working with children and young people who have caring responsibilities in Fife.

We are looking for creative and energetic individuals, with experience of working with vulnerable families.

The post holder will be responsible for providing holistic family support with a focus on young carers with an intensive caring role. The post holder will seek to create better outcomes for young carers and their families through early intervention. Please see the job description for more information.

The position is subject to an enhanced disclosure check.

Please click these links for the Job Description and Application Form

Closing date Friday 1st July 2022, Interviews will be held week commencing 11th July.

 

Young Carers Sessional Worker

£10.02 per hour - on a Sessional Basis

Fife Young Carers is looking for experienced youth workers to assist with the delivery of our young carers support groups.  Groups are held in the evening at local community venues across Fife and give children and young people respite from their caring roles.

Successful candidates will have excellent communication skills, be able to empathise and offer age appropriate support and have experience of working with children and young people in a group setting.

Please click these links for the Job Description and Application Form

We accept applications on an ongoing basis. Please get in touch if you would like more information.