Manchester, Greater Manchester (On-site)
£22,183 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

The role of the adult link worker will be to develop appropriate support, ensuring that carers from a wide variety of backgrounds are aware of their rights and are receiving the support and services that they require at the right time and in a suitable location. The role will also provide information, advice, and support to individuals and groups of carers as well as professionals and other organisations.

The service supports carers of all ages across Salford through a model of identifying carers, triage to find the support they need and offering them the appropriate provision. Part of this may be an offer information packs, access to groups, or a time-limited, 12-week package of support which will sometimes include a carers assessment. The aim of such support is to enable carers to develop resilience and to also be linked into local community assets, thereby reducing their reliance on other services.

This role is based both at home and in the community. 

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Refreshed on: 10 May 2022
Closed date: 23 May 2022 at 12:00
Job ref: Link worker
Tags: Advice, Information, Support Worker

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