We are recruiting for a Hospital and Community Carer Link Worker to join our team

Vacancy Reference:          CC029
Location:                           The post holder will be located in Nairn Hospital, Raigmore Hospital, RNI Inverness and the community
Hours:                                35 per week
Salary:                               £21,672.38 per annum
Contract:                            Permanent 
This role involves promoting the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 and carers' rights including the benefits of an Adult Carer Support Plan (ACSP)

The successful candidate will identify and support unpaid carers to access appropriate support when a relative, family member or friend is admitted to hospital in Inverness, Nairn and rest of Highland as necessary. Provide support and advice to carers through the patient journey and hospital discharge process and introduce carers to their local Carer Link Worker for continuing support after the cared-for has been discharged from hospital. 

Working with Connecting Carers

To apply for this role, please download the job description and person specification along with our application form and return your completed application to Sarah, HR Officer by email stait@connectingcarers.org.uk

If you have any informal questions about the role please contact Kasia, Senior Carer Link Worker on 07850 794423 or kwilczynska@connectingcarers.org.uk 

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Monday 2 March 2020.

Employee Benefits
Carer Positive Employer
Pension – Employer contribution of 5%
Employee Assistance Programme
Health and Well-being days
Salaries, exceed national living wage
Discounts; access to discounts on top high street and online retail brands such as House of Fraser, Sainsbury's, Costa Coffee, ITunes and many more!