Support Worker - South Tyneside

£17,271
28 January 2019 12 Noon
19/HYPF/01

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A vacancy has arisen for 2 Support Workers to provide holistic assessment and support to young carers and their families; aiming to reduce the impact of their caring role. You will be part of a team within South Tyneside Young Carers Service supporting young people with a caring role up to the age of 18 years old.


The successful applicant must be able to work independently. Experience of completing comprehensive assessments and support plans for young people who require specialist support is desired but not essential.  Previous experience of delivering group work and support sessions to young people across a varied age range is also desired.
You will be part of a vibrant, enthusiastic team who work with young carers to ensure they are able to maximise their life chances and reduce the impact of caring.


Please read the full Job Description and Person Specification prior to applying for this position.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address you have provided on your application form, including your invite to interview if you are shortlisted. Ensure that you check your emails after the closing date as you will not be contacted by any other means.

Interviews to be held 07th February 2019.

Please read the full Job Description and Person Specification prior to applying for this position.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address you have provided on your application form, including your invite to interview if you are shortlisted. Ensure that you check your emails after the closing date as you will not be contacted by any other means.

What we offer you?

We offer benefits including

  • A competitive salary
  • Pension Scheme
  • Exceptional support, training and development
  • Up to 32 days (pro rata) annual leave per year