London, Greater London
£28,192 Pro Rata
Permanent, Part-time, 21 hours
Job description

Are you energetic and passionate about enabling and supporting Carers?

We are a busy, ambitious charity operating at the heart of the Wandsworth community helping thousands of people across the borough in unpaid Caring roles.

We are looking for a driven, self-servicing individual to join our busy advice team, providing support to Carers around welfare benefits, housing, and other issues.

This will involve direct provision of services, collaborative work with statutory and voluntary sector agencies, outreach, training and information and advocacy to Carers.

 

The successful applicant will have knowledge and experience of the issues as they relate to Carers.  They will have experience of giving information and advice, particularly welfare benefits, as well as advocating on behalf of another.  They will have excellent communication and IT skills, and a commitment to working in the voluntary sector. In addition, they will have experience of project development, delivering frontline services and managing their own schedule.

 

Wandsworth Carers’ Centre is an inclusive employer, committed to the continued development of a diverse workforce.

 

Closing date for completed applications: 9am Wednesday 22nd September   

Successful applicants will be notified and invited to interview by Friday 24th September; interviews will take place on Tuesday 5th October.

 

Registered Charity No. 1053121

Posted on: 01 September 2021
Closed date: 22 September 2021
Tags: Advice, Information, Support Worker

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