Kentish Town, Greater London
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Camden Carers is a charity organisation that provides support and services to informal carers within the London Borough of Camden.

Job Title: Support & Wellbeing Worker (Learning Disabilities Lead)

Salary: £31,059 per annum

Hours: Full Time 35 Hours per week

Contract term: Permanent

Location: Main office based in North West London, opportunity for some home working

Department: Support & Wellbeing Team

Reports to: Support & Wellbeing Team Manager

Benefits: 30 Day annual leave per annum, 3% Pension from April 2020, WPA

Main Purpose of the Role:

This is exciting new opportunity to join our dynamic team at Camden Carers and make a difference to the lives of people and families in Camden. We are looking for a hardworking, enthusiastic and flexible team member who is able to adapt to the ever changing and challenging times we find ourselves currently in.

As a part of the Support & Wellbeing Team, you will be required to identify carers from all communities in the London Borough of Camden, who care for a family member, partner or friend with a disability or long-term illness. You will provide relevant and appropriate support, information and advocacy to informal carers.  

You will need proven experience of delivering provision within a related field and working with people and/or community groups; in particular we are keen to find someone with experience in Learning Disabilities. More details can be found in the job application pack on our website.

Camden Carers values the diversity of its community and aims to have a workforce that reflects this. We therefore encourage applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to ensuring that all employees and job applicants are provided with equality of opportunity in employment.

Deadline for applications: Midnight 31st August 2020

Interview date: 8th & 10th September 2020

Please note, all shortlisted candidates will have two interviews, one with the Support & Wellbeing management team and one with carers. For the carers group you will need to create a 5 min presentation, subject will be given after the shortlisting process has been completed.

To apply, please download and follow instructions on our website.

Please note that Camden Carers is not accepting CV’s for this post.

Interviews will be held remotely/via Zoom and all shortlisted candidates will be contacted with interview details.

More about Camden Carers
Camden Carers

Camden Carers(CC) offers information, advice, support and events for unpaid adult carers (over 18) who live, work, study or care... Read more

Refreshed on: 22 August 2020
Closed date: 31 August 2020
Tags: Advice, Information, Support Worker