Vacancies

We have a new opportunity for you to join the Carers Leeds team. We are recruiting a Hospital Liaison Support Worker. Full details are below.

Vacancy 1

Job Title:
Hospital Liaison Support Worker
Hours:
Part time: 21 hours per week
Salary:
SO1 Pt 29 (£15,570 actual salary)
Contract:
Temporary – 1 year fixed term
Closing date:
10 July 2017 at 1pm
Interviews:
24 July 2017

Application pack (click on links below to download documents)

Job description & person specification Application form Equal opportunities form

The post of Hospital Liaison Support Worker is funded for one year to work with carers and people with care needs who are setting up self-funded care provided by the independent sector.  Working mostly within Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust (LTHT), carers and the person with care needs, will be supported in making a smooth transition from hospital, into residential care or care in their own home.

The post-holder will be someone with knowledge and understanding of carers issues and an ability to make good working relationships with LTHT and independent care providers.

This post has been created in partnership with the Leeds Care Association, the independent sector representative body for care providers in Leeds.

To apply for the post please submit:

  • A completed application form (No Agencies, CVs will not be accepted) and
  • A completed equal opportunities form, which is anonymous and will be separated from your application form upon receipt.

Please email complete applications to: jobs@carersleeds.org.uk.  If you would like us to acknowledge receipt of your application please set up a read receipt.

Or post to: Kim Goulden, Carers Leeds, 6/8 The Headrow, Leeds, LS1 6PT

An enhanced DBS check will be required.

Carers Leeds celebrates diversity and is a LGBT friendly organisation.   We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Volunteer vacancies

Carers Leeds volunteers are integral to our service and we wouldn’t be able to run the range and diversity of services that we do offer if it weren’t for these wonderful people. Could you be the next amazing volunteer to join our team?

Carers Leeds is always looking to improve the way we engage with carers to ensure we are meeting the needs of all carers across the city. One key part of our engagement process is through our Focus and Advisory Group.  This group of carers who meet every 2 months give valuable input which helps us shape the Carers Leeds service to ensure it is supporting carers effectively.

We are looking for new carers to join this group. If you are interested in helping us to make sure that we are doing the best we can for carers in Leeds then please contact Helena Bladon on 0113 380 8916 helena.bladon@carersleeds.org.uk

Carers Leeds celebrates diversity and is a LGBT friendly organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Carers Leeds is a Limited Company Registered No. 3242065 and Registered Charity No. 1058706.