Senior Carers Support Adviser - Mid Surrey

Surrey County Council
Guildford, Surrey
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

Full Address: Astolat, Coniers Way, Burpham, Guildford GU4 7HL

Exact working hours: 36 hours over 5 days

About the Role

ACTION FOR CARERS SURREY is a countywide charity supporting carers and young carers.

Carers look after family, partners or friends in need of help because they are ill, frail or have a disability. The care they provide is unpaid. 

We are looking for an enthusiastic, resilient, committed and pro-active person with excellent communication, presentation and organisational skills to fill an exciting vacancy within our Carers Support Service. 

As part of a dedicated team the successful candidate will enhance the opportunities available to carers and:

  • will work directly with families, carers and professionals.
  • must be capable of dealing with people and families at times of stress.
  • will be an experienced and pro-active professional, able to work in partnership with voluntary and statutory agencies. 

The post will be based from our Guildford office with the opportunity for homeworking, and will require travel throughout Mid Surrey. You should have a full driving licence and use of a vehicle (business mileage will be paid). 

This post will be subject to a DBS check. 

Closing Date for applications: 30 June 2017

Additional Information

Please note that this vacancy is not part of Surrey County Council, we are advertising this on behalf of a partnership organisation.

Equal Opportunities

Action for Carers Surrey operates an equal opportunities policy.