Carer Support Coordinator for Durham County Carers Support

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Contract Type: Fixed term

Role Type: Employment

Hours: Part time

Application deadline:

Based: Hybrid

Salary: £19,939 Per Annum

Salary Type: Fixed Salary

Location: County Durham

Role description: Project Support

Fixed term contract for 1 year

28 hours per week.

Covering Teesdale and Upper Weardale area.

Durham County Carers Support provides information, support and advice to people who are providing unpaid care and support to a relative, friend or neighbour.

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated person with an understanding of the challenges that Carers face. The post holder will provide information and support to Carers by telephone, zoom and teams as well as face to face appointments in Carers homes and community venues. You will be helping Carers to make informed choices around their caring role and will aim to ensure support is in place to improve their health and wellbeing. It is essential that you have a good knowledge of welfare benefits, health and social care systems, a full driving licence and access to a car.

CVs will not be accepted and candidates are required to complete the application form. Full job description and application form can be downloaded from our website www.dccarers.org

Closing date for applications is Friday 5th July 2024. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted to attend interview.

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