We are looking for a Carers Outreach Worker to provide support and interventions to improve the lives of Carers by working in partnership with PICSS, other statutory, voluntary and private sector organisations to identify Carers in the Pembrokeshire area.
Hours: 15–30 hours per week available
Salary: £18,172 pro rata
Holidays: 20 days per year pro rata (plus 8 public holidays)
Period of Notice:1 week during probation, 4 weeks thereafter
Probationary Period: 6 months, but can be extended if needed
Based at:Hafal Crossroads Pembrokeshire
Responsible to:Regional Manager
Main relationships (internal): Hafal and Hafal Crossroads staff, Carers, family members and clients.
Main relationships (external): Social Services, Health Professionals and other relevant agency staff
The job will include:
- Visiting Carers in their homes, providing them with information, advice and assistance in conjunction with the Social Services and Well Being Act 2014 (SSWBA), enabling Carers to manage the impact of their caring role
- Providing one-to-one and group support to families and Carers, to equip families with skills, knowledge and coping strategies to ensure their own well-being
- Working with partner agencies and community facilities to ensure that Carers are able to access other existing services
Please visit our website for further information, where you will also find our application form.