Adult Carers Coordinator

Location
Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset
Salary
£18,655 per annum, pro rata
Posted
06 Feb 2019
Closes
25 Feb 2019
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Permanent

18.5 hours per week

Actual salary - £9,860 per annum (rising to £10,106 after one year)

 

About the Role:

 

Alliance Homes Group mission is simple, ‘Improving Lives, Benefitting Communities’. In the role of Adult Carers Coordinator, you will be right at the forefront of our mission statement, raising awareness of carer’s needs through events, presentations and sharing information.

 

Undertaking Carers assessments and providing sound advice, you will enable carers to continue in their caring role by making them feel valued and continuously supported.

 

About You:

 

With a thorough understanding of the impact a caring role can have on a carer, you will have experience of supporting adults in an outcome focused environment.

 

With assessments to record and update, you will have good IT skills, particularly in Microsoft Office alongside strong verbal and written communication skills.  Dealing with our carers face-to-face, at workshops and events, your interpersonal skills will also need to be excellent.

 

Due to the nature of this role, you will be required to have a full UK driving licence and access to your own vehicle and the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

 

 

About us:

 

Alliance Homes Group is a community based social housing provider operating in the West of England. We currently own and manage around 6,500 homes and employ 500+ colleagues, have an annual turnover of £42 million and work in partnership with local, regional and national agencies to deliver our services.

 

Really making the difference, our Young Carers team play a pivotal role in helping Alliance achieve its ambitious 5-year plan, Plan A.  We want to be known for our great customer service and improving their lives.  One way we will achieve this is providing the continuous support to Carers within our community.

 

On top of the standard benefits including 25 days holiday and a generous Pension, we also offer a Healthcare Cash Plan, a Rewards portal with access 100’s of different discounts and Your Alliance Day, an extra day off to say thanks for being part of the team. And this isn’t even all of it!

 

So…are you ready to bring your AGAME? To find out more click 'Apply'. 

 

We believe in equality of opportunity and understand the value of a diverse workforce that is representative of our community. We hold the Investors in People Gold Award which recognises how much we support and value our staff. We’re one of only 14% of companies in the South West to achieve this award so we’re really proud of it!