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  • The Fife Carers Centre - Carer Support Worker (Dementia)

    Created: 25/08/2023
    News/Events Category: Job Vacancies

    Post: Carer Support Worker (Dementia)
    Salary: £26,798 pro rata 
    Hours: 28 per week

    Fife Carers Centre seek a Carer Support Worker (Dementia) to join their team. The role will include providing a sensitive, person-centred support service for unpaid and family carers. You'll be assisting carers to maintain their physical and mental wellbeing by providing carers with a comprehensive information service to enable them to make informed choices about their own emotional, physical, and economic wellbeing. This will include giving one-to-one support to carers in order to access services helping them to develop self-advocacy and, where necessary, advocate on the carer's behalf. You'll be supporting carers to identify and achieve their own outcomes using the Carer Support Planning process and providing carers with a benefit check, assisting with benefit applications, and very importantly, providing a listening ear for carers.

    The role is based at the Fife Carers Centre in Kirkcaldy, but you will also be working from home and in the community, as part of normal work you will be expected to travel throughout Fife, particularly Kirkcaldy and NE Fife areas.

    Fife Carers Centre is a well-regarded and well-established organisation that has supported thousands of families and unpaid carers throughout Fife since 1995. The vision of Fife Carers Centre is to ensure that unpaid carers throughout Fife are valued, recognised, and supported to have equal access to a good quality of life that is not prejudiced by their caring role. 

    For more information and to apply for this post please visit their website.

    The closing date for applications is 11.59pm on 10 September 2023.

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