Substance Misuse Carer Key Worker

No day is the same when you work with Carers. You must have a desire to help people and be able to do this in an effective, practical and solution focussed way.

You will be part of a team that has the ability to make a real difference to the lives of Carers. You must be committed to providing equitable and high quality support, and be able to do this in sometimes challenging and emotional situations.

Carers of people with Substance Misuse problems share the rewards and challenges of caring that most other Carers experience, but caring for someone with a substance misuse problem comes with its own unique experiences.

You will support Carers via peer groups, training and the provision of quality information, advice, guidance and emotional and practical support.

The post holder will benefit from having an understanding of the cycle of change and the recovery agenda, and must have knowledge of substance misuse, addiction, interventions and working with families.

HOURS: 32 hours per week

SALARY: £21,748 pro rata per annum

TYPE: Permanent

DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION DOCUMENTS BELOW OR GIVE US A CALL ON 01472 242277

Email: Info.nel@carerssupportcentre.com

We do not accept C.V’s. To apply you must complete an application form.

CLOSING DATE: 9am Thursday 14th October

INTERVIEWS: Tuesday 19th October

Please send completed application forms to info.nel@carerssupportcentre.com

Or post them to: Carers’ Support Service, 1 Town Hall Square, Grimsby, DN31 1HY

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Parent Carer Key Worker

Parent Carers share many of the rewards and challenges of caring that any other Carer would experience, but caring for a child with additional needs comes with its own unique experiences. We are looking for someone with some understanding of the needs of children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND), and more importantly, what this can mean for their parents and guardians.

As the post holder you will provide efficient and effective support to Parent Carers. You will be determined and resilient when supporting and enabling Carers to work with relevant organisations, and navigate their caring role.

As well as being part of a team that has the ability to make a real difference to the lives of Carers, you have the exciting task of growing the Parent Carer voice in North East Lincolnshire via the creation, development and support of the North East Lincolnshire Parent Participation Forum.

HOURS: 22.5 hours per week permanent, 7.5 hours per week reviewed annually

SALARY: £21,748 pro rata per annum

TYPE: Permanent and Fixed Term

Download application documents below or call us on 01472 242277

Email: Info.nel@carerssupportcentre.com

We do not accept C.V’s. To apply you must complete an application form.

CLOSING DATE: 9am Thursday 14th October

INTERVIEWS: Wednesday 20th October

Please send completed application forms to info.nel@carerssupportcentre.com

Or post them to: Carers’ Support Service, 1 Town Hall Square, Grimsby, DN31 1HY

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Carers Training and Information Officer

Type of Post: Permanent

Hours of work: 30 hours per week Monday to Friday with occasional evening and weekend work on a rota basis.

Accountability: You will be line managed by the Service Delivery Manager in North Lincolnshire.

Salary: £21,748 Pro-Rata, per annum, based on 37 hours per week.

Location: Dual locations: 11 Redcombe Lane, Brigg, DN20 8AU and 1 Town Hall Square Grimsby, DN31 1HY. Your named base will be your nearest location.

Travel: Regular weekly travel between both locations. The expectation is that your time will be split equally between locations.

Join our team and play an essential part in helping Carers to continue caring.

Looking after family or friends who are ill, frail, disabled, have a substance misuse or mental health problem can be challenging. What makes it more challenging is not having the information, skills and knowledge to care safely and well. That’s where you come in.

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