£15,714 per annum – (£25,841 full-time equivalent)

22.5 hours per week

Carers Together Foundation is an organisation dedicated to improving Carers’ quality of life. We listen to Carers, give them a voice, provide information, practical and emotional support and promote Carers’ rights across the South Tees area.

We are seeking a Senior Practitioner to provide accurate and relevant information, advice and guidance to parents and carers of children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities.

The post holder will promote service provision and social inclusion for Parent Carers and support them in becoming actively involved in developing and improving local services.

To succeed in this role, applicants must have previous experience of providing information, advice and guidance to Parent Carers, an understanding of the issues affecting Parent Carers and the ability to build strong relationships with clients, colleagues and other professionals.

This role is based between our offices in Middlesbrough and Redcar and the post holder will also be required to travel to, and work within, other community settings.

To apply for the role, please download and complete the Carers Together application form and return it to recruitment@carerstogether-rc.org.uk.  Please note that we are unable to accept applications via CV or from recruitment agencies.

Senior Practitioner (Parent Carers) – Application Form – June 2021

Senior Practitioner (Parent Carers) – Job Description – June 2021

Senior Practitioner (Parent Carers) – Person Specification – June 2021

EDI statement

Carers Together is committed to being an equal opportunities employer and is a member of Employers for Carers.

Registered charity number: 1128910   Company number: 6746629

Closing date:                         12th July 2021 (12 noon)