Hours:      35 Hours 

Salary:     SCP26 £30,451 to SCP28 £32,234 

Contract:     Permanent  

Location:    Leeds 

Closing date:     5th December 2021 

Interview date:    W/C 13th December 2021 

  

Carers Leeds is an independent charity that gives specialist and tailored support, advice and information to unpaid carers aged over 16yrs. An unpaid carer is 

someone who looks after a friend or relative that could not manage without a carer due to a health condition, frailty, substance misuse or disability. 

 

Established in 1996, our award-winning service and team of expert support workers are dedicated to improving the lives of thousands of carers in Leeds. 

 

Carers Leeds works in partnership with community groups, local businesses and third sector organisations to give carers in Leeds a network of support. We deliver 

confidential advice, guidance and emotional support that help carers keep on caring. 

 

Brief Role Description:  

 This is an exciting opportunity to be art of Carers Leads Operational Management Team. The role is to provide leadership and management to our carer support teams, I this instance 

we are looking for a highly motivated and skilled individual with a keen interest and/or 

experiences in supporting carers of people with dementia. 

 

The successful person will also work with Carers Leeds Senior Managements Team to provide strategic support and direction  

  

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  •  To be responsible for the management and development of a Team of Carer Support workers
  •  To develop and support the delivery of training packages to support carers in their role  
  •  Working with other Team Leaders to develop consistent and good practice across all Carers Leeds activities   
  •  Support Senior Management Team to develop and integrate Carers Leeds Strategy plan  
  •  Provide monitoring and outcome reports to support contract arrangement and service improvement opportunities  

 

Excellent terms and conditions including:  

 

 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (pro rata for part-time)  

 Flexitime  

 Hybrid working (part home/part office based) 

 

To Apply please visit http://www.carersleeds.org.uk/vacancies 

Please submit online applications only. (No Agencies / CVs will not be accepted) 

 

Carers Leeds celebrates diversity and is an Equal Opportunities organisation, we welcome applications from all sections of the community, particularly BME 

and LGTBQ communities and/or people with disabilities.

Posted in Jobs on Nov 20, 2021.

Our Vision

The Community Matters vision is to provide a sustainable and effective "hub" of learning, support, advice and guidance, enabling local communities and organisations to grow and achieve through the provision of a high quality service.

We do this in a number of ways through our various projects which at the moment concentrate on working with children, young people and families. But not exclusively. We are able to provide training, learning opportunities and business related advice, guidance and information to individuals and organisations.