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Work with Us

FIFE YOUNG CARERS SCIO

 

2x Support Worker

Salary £23,674 - £24,406 per annum, pro rata

25 hrs p/w - Part time

30 hrs p/w - Part time

We have an exciting opportunity for a Young Carers Support 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 individual, with experience of working with vulnerable children and young people in a variety of settings. The successful candidate will have great communication and organisational skills and be able to work sensitively with children and young people of all ages. The post holder will be responsible for the assessment and review of the support needs of children and young people, and ongoing support including the provision of groups and one to one support in Fife. Own transport is essential. Hours are worked flexibly but you should expect to work some evenings and weekends on a regular basis.

The position is subject to an enhanced disclosure check.

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

Job decription, person specification and application form are available for download at the bottom of the page.

Closing date: 26th November 2021, 5pm

      

 


 2x Young Adult Carer Workers

1x Young Adult Carer Worker to cover maternity leave – funded by Big Lottery

Salary £23,674 - £24,406 per annum 

35 hrs p/w Full time

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

We are looking for a 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. Please see the job description for more information.

The position is subject to an enhanced disclosure check.

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

Job decription, person specification and application form are available for download at the bottom of the page.

Closing date Monday 10th November 2021 5pm


Young Carers Sessional Worker

£9.30 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.

The position is subject to an enhanced disclosure check.

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

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