Young Carers Project Manager

Contract Type: 
Full time
Application deadline: 
Monday, 28 October, 2019 - 16:00
North Tyneside
Fixed Salary
Per Annum
North Tyneside Carers' Centre

Young Carers’ Project Manager

37 hours

£27,000 per annum

Established in 1994, North Tyneside Carers’ Centre provides practical and emotional support to unpaid family carers in North Tyneside.This is an exciting time of growth and development for both the organisation and the Young Carers’ Project in improving recognition and support for young carers.

The post holder will manage the Young Carers’ Project on a day to day basis to ensure we deliver needs led services to young carers and meet our contractual and grant requirements. They will also identify new opportunities to develop or grow our services. This is a key post requiring a highly motivated individual who shares our vision, has an understanding and sensitivity to carers’ issues, the ability to deliver impact and the skills to lead a diverse team delivering frontline services. As a key member of the Senior Management Team, they will make an active contribution to the management and development of the organisation as a whole.

The post holder must have at least 2 years’ project management experience supporting children and young people. This includes experience: working at a strategic level to influence change; implementing monitoring and evaluation frameworks to report impact; managing risk in relation to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults; and HR management.

Closing date: Monday 28th October 2019 4pm

Interviews will be held: Monday 4th November 2019

Application packs are available via our website

Please contact the Chief Executive at if you would like further information or have any queries about the post.


CV’s will not be accepted

North Tyneside Carers’ Centre is a registered charity – Charity no: 1051472