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We are recruiting!

We are currently recruiting a new staff member to join our dedicated team providing support to unpaid carers across West Cumbria.

Young Carer Support Worker (Maternity Cover)

Hours: 37 hrs / week

Salary: £22,397

Location: Will be based in Cockermouth (a mix of home and office working is available).

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our young carer team.

The post holder will carry out young carer assessments, reviews, 1:1 support and group activities with children aged 5-18 who have caring responsibilities.

This post will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Post holder must be a driver with access to their own transport.

A copy of the Job Description and Person Specification can be found in the Application Pack below.

To apply click the button below, complete the application form and return it to

Please note we do not accept CV’s.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 19th June 2023 at 12noon

Interviews will be held on Thursday 28th June 2023

“Carer Support West Cumbria is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults and children and expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment”


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