GP Carer Liaison Worker

Carers Support Centre
www.carerssupportcentre.org.uk/vacancies
Salary: 
£23,824 per annum pro rata
Contract Type: 
Permanent
Hours: 
Part Time
Hours: 
18.75 hours per week (over 3 days}
Location: 
Bristol
Details of Role: 

Opportunities available to help make life better for carers

Carers Support Centre (CSC) Bristol and South Gloucestershire provides a wide range of information, advice and support services for unpaid adult and young (children) carers.

A carer is someone who provides support to family or friends who could not manage without this help. This could be caring for a relative, partner or friend who is ill, frail, disabled or has mental health or substance misuse problems. All the care they give is unpaid. Three out of five people in the UK will become carers at some time in their lives.

We currently have a vacancy in our Health Team, working with GP practices across Bristol to enhance carer awareness and support, working in partnership to raise the profile of carers..

Main Aims of Role.

• To be a key reference point on all carers issues for the GP practices.

• Identify carers and offer support through the provision of Carers Assessments.

• Enable carers to access futher support which will improve their quality of life.

• Ensure carers from all communities have access to appropriate services and support.

• Develop and provide services for carers.

If you would like to know more about this role, please call 0117 9392562 for further information.

Closing Date: 
Thursday, 8 October, 2020 - 12:00
How to Apply: 

CSC do not accept CV’s for this position. All applications must be made via our application form which is available from our website https://www.carerssupportcentre.org.uk/vacancies where you will also find a full Job Description & Person Specification, and details of our Staff Benefits.

If you do not have access to the internet please call our office on 0117 9392562 or email: recruitment@carerssupportcentre.org.uk

Closing date: Thursday 8th October @ 12noon
Interview date: Thursday 22nd October 2020

Registered Charity Number: 1063226

We are an Equal Opportunities employer and our workplace is free of barriers and fully accessible for people with disabilities. We are committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults; from recruitment of staff through to supporting our team working with families and carers in crisis.

Contact Email: 
recruitment@carerssupportcentre.org.uk
Contact Phone: 
0117 9392562
Postal Address: 
The Carers Support Centre, Vassall Centre, Gill Ave, Fishponds. Bristol BS16 2QQ