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Young Carers Activities Worker

  • Employer - North Tyneside Carers' Centre
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Charity
  • Department - Young Carers'
  • Location - North Shields
  • Salary - £19,063 per annum
  • Duration - Contract
  • Hours - Full time | 37 hours per week - this post is funded until March 2021
  • Closing date - Monday, 26 March 2018 16:00


North Tyneside Carers’ Centre is looking to recruit a Young Carers Activities Worker

to provide regular breaks for young carers including; term time clubs, holiday activities and targeted groups. The focus of the groups and activities will be to provide young carers with a break from their caring role, whilst enabling them to develop new skills and interests. The Activities Worker will additionally support families to identify a sustainable plan to ensure young carers have access to positive activities similar to their peers.

The post holder will: have a proven track record in working with children and young people; be able to apply a good model of participation to their work; possess excellent group facilitation skills; demonstrate good communication and organisational skills; be an excellent problem solver; have the ability to work as part of a team; have numeracy, IT literacy and good reporting skills and have the ability to work flexible hours.

Contact information

Application packs are available via our website or by calling 0191 6432298.  

Completed application packs to be returned to;

Gemma Twells-Davison, Young Carers’ Project Manager, North Tyneside Carers’ Centre, 3rdfloor YMCA, Church Way, North Shields, NE29 0AB or

CV’s will not be accepted

Map for NE29 0AB

Interview information

Interviews will be held: 3rd, 4th April 2018.

How to apply

Please see the contact information section above for details about how to apply for this job.

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