Northallerton: Carer Adviser & Group Facilitator, Carers Plus Yorkshire

Carers Plus Yorkshire is a well-established charity of over 29 years, providing information, advice and support to unpaid family Carers and the wider community across multiple districts of North Yorkshire including Scarborough, Whitby, Ryedale, Hambleton and Richmondshire.

We are seeking an experienced:
Carer Adviser & Group Facilitator
Options of 22.5 or 30 hour per week
Salary: £15,319 – £20,425 (pro rata of £25,531 fte)
Fixed term until 31 March 2027
Based from Northallerton office

You will work alongside a team of Carer Advisers supporting small groups of adult carers with common needs, challenges, and experiences. You will continue to develop and deliver established groups, as well as identify, design, and develop new groups according to identified need. You will possess an empathetic nature and be dynamic and proactive in your approach.

The work will be predominantly in Richmondshire, but your office base will be in Northallerton with outreach working to network, map, plan and deliver sessions for Carers ‘at place’ in their communities.

If this sounds like the role for you, we offer in return an attractive annual leave package of 25 days plus bank holidays (with service length increases up to 30 days plus bank holidays). We also offer a healthcare cover plan for free dental and optical care plus a range of other benefits.

Own transport essential due to rural location.

Closing date for applications: noon on Tuesday 28 May 2024
Interviews will take place on: Thursday 6 June in Northallerton

Should the right candidate not be recruited the post will remain open until the right candidate is found.

For an application pack either:

Download from website

Request by email: recruitment@carersplus.net

or phone: 01723 850155

Alternatively please send a current CV with covering letter to: recruitment@carersplus.net