Salary: £26,000 per annum

Hours: Full time, 35 per week

Are you approachable, organised and keen to deliver positive outcomes for family carers? We may have just the role for you!

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a flexible and resourceful individual to join our Supporting Families Team. This is a small and busy team looking for people who are eager to work positively to help shape and develop new and innovative approaches to support family carers.

The team runs support groups, events and family activities throughout the year. Some of our regular activities include our bimonthly support group for parents of children with Autism and our popular annual pampering day for family carers! Your role involve organising and facilitating some of these groups and events and engage families with the service. You will also provide parents/family carers with information, advice and support around benefits, health and social care, wellbeing and completion of relevant paperwork.

We are looking for someone with a can-do attitude who can demonstrate enthusiasm and commitment to supporting family carers, with an ability to think creatively and good organisational skills to deliver successful activities. Strong interpersonal and organisational skills are essential and ideal candidates will also have some experience of delivering group work to vulnerable client groups.

This is an excellent opportunity to take on a varied post towards a truly meaningful cause and develop existing and new skills within a busy and supportive environment.

If you have any questions or would like to have a chat about the role, please feel free to get in touch with us at recruitment@centre404.org.uk or on 0207 607 8762.

Please check the full job description here.

How to apply: Please submit a CV along with a cover statement (either within the email itself or as an attachment) addressing the following: “Tell us more about why you are interested in this role and what you would bring to this post in terms of your knowledge, skills and experience”. Please ensure you refer to the person specification in your statement and explain how you meet the criteria.

Closing date: Monday 27th January 2020

Centre 404 is dedicated to staff development and supervision and we will provide a detailed induction and on-going training and support. We are also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of adults at risk and we are looking to recruit people who share these values. All offers of employment are subject to an enhanced DBS check, proof of eligibility to work in the UK and two satisfactory references.

We are dedicated to providing a meaningful and rewarding work environment, as well as offering a range of perks and benefits for our staff to enjoy; a list of what we have to offer is included here:

https://centre404.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Staff-Benefits-and-Perks-Nov-2019.pdf

Centre 404 is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Charity ref number 299889