We are recruiting for a carer support worker to join our carer support team, please see details below:

22 hours a week – flexibly applied

£11,668.80 per annum

Funded by the Henry Smith Charity

The main purpose of this role is to provide information, advice and support to carers of people with dementia by making home visits or offering office appointments, through ongoing telephone contact and visits, through support group meetings and outreach sessions.

The successful candidate will have excellent organisational and time management skills; good communication and networking skills and experience of recording information and report writing.  Additionally good IT skills will be required. An understanding of the needs of, and challenges facing, people with dementia and their carers is essential.

Closing date for completed applications: 17 January 2020

Interviews: 27 and 28 January 2020

If you would like to apply for this position please download an application pack using the links below and either send by e-mail to: biads@btconnect.com or post to: BIADS, Joseph Exley House, Dean Street, Barnsley, S70 6EX.  If you are unable to print an application pack or for more information about this vacancy please contact us on 01226 280057.

CVs will NOT be accepted.

1. Covering letter

2. Job description

3. Person specification

4. Application form

5. Equal opportunities policy

6. Equal opportunities monitoring form