Top Job Family Support Worker

Family Support Worker

  • Employer - North Tyneside Carers' Centre
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Charity
  • Department - Care
  • Location - North Shields
  • Salary - £20,935 per annum
  • Duration - Contract
  • Hours - Full time | 37 hours per week, fixed term until June 2019 (maternity cover)
  • Closing date - Monday, 19 March 2018 10:00


The Centre is seeking to appoint a Family Support Worker who will work with young carers aged 5-18, taking on caring roles for family members because of illness, disability, mental health difficulties or alcohol/substance misuse. Providing practical and emotional support to meet the needs of the whole family the post holder will have a specific focus upon the needs of young carers.

The post holder will also: have a proven track record in working with children and young people and their families; have an understanding of social care, health and education services; be able to adopt a whole family approach to working; possess excellent group facilitation skills; demonstrate good communication and organisational skills; have the ability to work as part of a team; numeracy, IT literacy and good reporting skills; the ability to work flexible hours.

Contact information

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Interview information

Interviews will be held: Monday 26th March 2018 (PM)

How to apply

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