Top Job Young Carers Activities Project Officer 20 hours per week. Standard terms and conditions apply.

Young Carers Activities Project Officer

  • Employer - TEN North East Limited
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Not for profit
  • Department - Charity
  • Location: - South Tyneside
  • Salary - £17,500 per annum (pro rata)
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Part time | 20 hours per week. Standard terms and conditions apply.
  • Closing date - Friday, 30 August 2019 17:00

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity to expand and develop the Young Carers respite and awareness raising programme across South Tyneside. Activities aim to promote positive health and wellbeing, support personal development and improve community inclusion for Young Carers and their families. We provide practical and emotional support to Young Carers ensuring they are protected from inappropriate caring responsibilities and are able to enjoy the same opportunities as their peers. The posts will also help us ensure that the Young Carers voice is heard by relevant decision makers and strengthen the support networks available to them.

Funded by the National Lottery through the National Lottery Community Fund - thank you to National Lottery players for making this possible.

TEN believes that a child, young person or vulnerable adult should never experience abuse of any kind. We have a responsibility to promote the welfare of all children, young people and vulnerable adults and to keep them safe. We are committed to practice in a way that protects them.

This post will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Charity number 1045638

This post is funded until January 2024

Contact information

For further information and to apply please visit: https://www.groundwork.org.uk/Sites/careers/pages/young-carers-activities-project-officer

Interview information

Interview w/c: Monday 9th September 2019

How to apply

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

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