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Carer Engagement Link – Herefordshire Area

Full Time – 37 hours per week,  Salary £20,085 (Pro rata) depending on experience

Fixed Term Contract until 1st April 2024

Salary: £20,085 (Pro rata) depending on experienceBest Company Logos

Hours: 37 hours per week

The role is home based working with requirement to travel in the community of Herefordshire

Joining Crossroads Together will give you the opportunity to work as part of a skilled and knowledgeable team working to make the voices of carers heard. The CarerLinks service is commissioned  by Herefordshire  Council and is dedicated to delivering a high quality and safe service to unpaid carers all age across the county. Caring for someone you, love can be very rewarding, but it can also have an impact on emotional, physical and financial wellbeing. We want to make sure carers can access the support and information they need to continue caring and as a charity we have over 25 years’ experience.  

Networking and engaging with carers is key to the CarerLinks service, we are looking for a self-motivated, enthusiastic, well organised and confident person to take on the role of Engagement Link. This is a new role and an exciting opportunity to work with the Carer Advisor team and support them in their role to support carers. The Engagement Link will play a significant role in increasing carer’s referrals, networking with professionals to promote the CarerLinks service and working with the Marketing Team to raise awareness on carer issues.

Engagement Link – JD & PS

We value diversity in our workforce and encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

Registered charity number 1075268

Closing date for applications: 5pm on 10th December 2021

Interviewing on:  17th December 2021


About You

About You
Experience of using IT packages including, word, excel
Excellent organisation and communication skills
Experience with monitoring and reporting outcomes
Full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle are essential.
Good understanding of carers issues 
Ability to travel across locations and work flexible to meet the needs of the services
Ability to motivate self  to work within  deadlines
Confident in public speaking, having experience of presenting ideas or feedback to groups (large and small)
Be able to deliver workshops , presentations and webinars to professionals and  carers
Experience of partnership working
Ability to develop and promote positive working relationships with customers, professional and colleagues

We Offer

We Offer
Competitive annual salary, commensurate with experience
45p mileage allowance
24 days holiday (pro rata) plus bank holidays
Training and career development opportunities
Company contribution to your workplace pension
Access to CarerSmart and NHS discount schemes offering you money saving vouchers and discounts

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    For more information please call 0333 323 1990 or email jobs@crossroadstogether.org.uk

    We value diversity in our workforce and encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

    Due to the high number of applications, we are unable to respond individually to each applicant. If you haven’t heard from us within 4 weeks, then unfortunately you were unsuccessful on this occasion.

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