Carers into Work Advisor

Employment
Contract Type: 
Fixed term
Hours: 
Full time
Application deadline: 
Monday, 4 July, 2022 - 17:00
Based: 
Newcastle
Salary Scale
£24920.00
£26446.00
Per Annum
Employer: 
Newcastle Carers

Carers into Work Advisor

Full time 37 hours per week

NJC pay scale 17-20 (£24,920 - £26,446)

Fixed Term until March 2023

Would you like to support unpaid carers to return to work or those who are in work and struggling?

Are you a positive, driven and committed individual?

Newcastle Carers are looking to recruit someone who has the skills and enthusiasm to work on an exciting programme, funded by the North of Tyne Combined Authority.

The post-holder will provide one-to-one specialist support to working-age carers to help them on their journey to return to work, training or education. This includes helping carers recognise their skills and experience; building confidence and self-esteem; helping overcome any barriers and supporting their transition into work, training or education.

The post-holder will have experience in providing one-to-one information, advice and guidance. They will have the ability to develop effective external relationships, have a strong commitment to inclusive team-working and be flexible and innovative in their approach. Excellent organisational and IT skills, as well as good interpersonal skills are essential.

We offer our employees a range of benefits and support

You will work part of a supportive and committed team, striving to make a difference to the lives of carers. We are committed to addressing the health issues of our staff and have recently been awarded the ‘Better Health at Work’ Gold Award. We are also committed to promoting the wellbeing of our staff through the Mindful Employer Charter. We can also offer you:

  • An inclusive and values-based environment
  • Flexible working
  • Workplace pension scheme
  • Training and development opportunities

Closing date for applications: Monday 4th July 2022, 5pm

Interview date(s): Wednesday 13th July

To apply and for more information:

To find out more about this position and to apply, visit www.newcastlecarers.org.uk/about-work-with-us/ or email info@newcastlecarers.org.uk.

If you would like to discuss this post further, then please contact Newcastle Carers on 0191 2755060 to speak to the Projects Manager. This post is funded by the North of Tyne Combined Authority and is fixed-term until March 2023.

CVs will not be accepted.

Newcastle Carers is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.