London, Greater London (On-site)
N7, London
£30,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Job Title:                Case Worker – Islington Carers Hub (ICH)

Reference:             Ref: CWC-0222

Location:                London Borough of Islington

Working Hours:     5 days per week 37.5 hours per week

Salary:                    £30,000 per annum

 

Age UK Islington specialises in wellbeing services provision. Our expanding range of services is available to all adults and we have an exciting opportunity for a Case Worker focussing on Carers Support to lead join our dynamic (ICH) team.

The purpose of the Case Worker (Carers Support) post will focus on facilitating and delivering support and interventions which improve carers’ personal, social and educational development with particular reference to the opportunities available to them within adult health and social care and carer support services.

You will be ambitious and eager to look at creative ways of supporting and connecting carers with various abilities who might be experiencing single, multiple and complex issues to regain confidence and feelings of wellbeing. You will be committed to delivering a high-quality service and to achieving the best outcomes for carers and for the organisation.

This role is well suited to an individual with some experience and knowledge regarding carer related issues with good listening and communication skills. Based within Islington, you will be working and building effective partnerships with a wide range of organisations, community groups and professionals including social care, housing and health practitioners, alongside other Age UK Islington wellbeing services.

You’ll need excellent IT and organisational skills, be able to adapt to changing demands and priorities, be solution focussed, and decisive whilst remaining service focussed. As a Case Worker – Carers you will be carrying out statutory Carers Assessments including support planning and associated processes.                      

For more information see the full job description attached.

To Apply

Please complete the application form by clicking `Quick Apply` on the job advert stating how you meet the requirements for this position and addressing the required person specification to us via the button below.

 

Closing date: 16th February

Interview date: 23rd February

 

This role is subject to an Enhanced DBS check with Adult and Child Barring.

Age UK Islington recognises the positive value of diversity, promotes equality and challenges discrimination. We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds.

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Posted on: 24 January 2022
Closed date: 16 February 2022 at 23:59
Job ref: CWC-0222
Tags: Advice, Information, Social Care/Development

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