Carer Information and Advice Worker

Contract Type: 
Part time
Application deadline: 
Tuesday, 10 December, 2019 - 12:00
Fixed Salary
Pro Rata
Carers Northumberland


Carer Information and Advice Worker


CNJ 22 £23,500 (pro-rata)


30 hours per week – Monday – Friday (6.5 hrs per day including lunch break)

(actual salary £19,054)


Based at: Central Office, 107 & 109 Station Road, Ashington, NE63 8RS


Carers Northumberland is seeking to appoint a Carer Information and Advice Worker to provide information, advice, guidance and support to carers in Northumberland, understanding their needs and supporting them to access services, activities and groups to improve their wellbeing.

You will be able to demonstrate experience of providing information and advice in a community setting and a good understanding of the health and social care sector.  You must be able to develop effective external relationships, have a strong commitment to inclusive team-working and the ability to adopt a flexible, innovative approach to both the work and to colleagues.  You must also have excellent organisational skills, good interpersonal skills and a be competent in the use of IT and all social media platforms.  You must be able to fulfil the travel requirements of the post.


Closing date for applications: 12 noon – Tuesday 10 December 2019


Interviews are expected to be held week beginning Monday 16 December 2019


To request an application pack please telephone 01670 320018 for hard copy, or e-mail  The application pack can be made available in other formats upon request.  For an informal chat contact Lisa Mordue 01670 320018.


Please note that if you have not been contacted within 3 weeks of the closing date, you have not been shortlisted for interview.


Reg. Charity no: 1122972