Southend-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea
£22,250 per year pro-rata
Contract, Part-time, 21 hours per week
Job description

As our Young Carers Support Coordinator, you will be working as part of a small team to support Young Carers, aged 5 to 17 years old, living in the Southend-on-Sea area. 

You will be providing information, advice, one to one support & delivering a programme off face to face and digital activities and events, to improve the health and wellbeing of young carers and their families, and support them to access a wide range of projects and support services.

We are looking for someone with experience working in the youth voluntary sector. Previous youth work experience & knowledge and/or awareness of young carers is desirable.

As the Young Carers Support Coordinator you must be:

  • Available to work flexibly between Monday to Friday, including regular evening and weekend activities.
  • Have a passion for working with young people.
  • Experienced in either facilitating groups or event planning and coordination.
  • Willing to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service check


Closing date for applications:           Monday 12th April 2021 – 12pm

Interview will take place online:        Monday 18th or Tuesday 19th April 2021


To apply for this position, please download the application pack below. After checking that you meet the criteria outlined in the Job Description and Person Specification, please complete the Job Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form and return them by email, as per the application pack.

Please ensure that you save the completed files to your device before sending them to Southend Carers.

If you have any problems with the application process, please contact Siouxzanne Prior, Administrative Officer


Charity No: 1093240             

Southend Carers is committed to eliminating discrimination and encouraging diversity amongst our workforce. Our objective is to create a working environment in which there is no unlawful discrimination, offers equity and reflects the community we support

If you have not been contacted by us prior to the interview date, then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful

More about Southend Carers
Southend Carers

Established in 1999, Southend Carers is a local charity providing information, advice, training and other support services to family carers loo... Read more

Refreshed on: 25 March 2021
Closed date: 12 April 2021
Job ref: YCSC Jan21
Tags: Advice, Information, Advocacy

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