Carers Count Mental Health Support Worker -Kirklees

Job Title & Salary: 
Carers Count Mental Health Support Worker - £17,775 FTE Fixed Term
Location & Hours: 
15 hours per week. Home-based with travel across the Kirklees Area

Our Carers Count (Mental Health) Service in Kirklees is looking for an outstanding support worker to join our fantastic team on a fixed-term basis (due to a secondment). This is a great opportunity to support unpaid carers to have a life of their own and continue in their caring role by providing emotional and practical support. You will be supporting carers on a 1:1 and group basis, focussing on people caring for a loved one with mental health needs or a drug/alcohol dependency.

We are looking for just the right person - someone with excellent listening and communication skills, an empathetic approach and who can work well independently as well as part of a team.

9th February at 3.30, with interviews on 25th February

To apply, please download the welcome pack and job description to check this is the right job for you. If so, you will then need to download and complete an application form and return it to before the closing date. Please ensure you complete the form and your personal statement in full. We are unable to accept late or incomplete applications.