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The Carers Centre is a local charity and has worked exclusively with unpaid carers for nearly 27 years in Brighton & Hove. Last year, we worked with and supported well over 1,000 young and adult carers aged between 8 and 90+. We are passionate and committed to making a difference to carers’ lives by offering tailor-made services and support.

Current Vacancies

The Carers Centre for Brighton & Hove is looking for a skilled individual to fill the following position:-

Schools Worker (Young Carers Team)

20 hrs per wk – 42 week year, primarily term time role

One year fixed term contract between 1st September 2017 – 31st August 2018, extension of contract depends on future funding

Pay Scale: £22,221 pro rata + 3% pension contribution

This post aims to increase awareness of young carers’ needs and improve identification of and support for young carers in schools by providing awareness training to teaching staff and group work with young carers, including PSHE lessons.

We would like to encourage candidates with knowledge and experience of education and working with schools to apply for this exciting job opportunity.  We are expecting the successful candidate to start on 1st September 2017 and attend two training days on 15th August and 18th August 2017.

No agencies please.

Closing date:           Friday, 7th July 2017.  5pm
Interview date:        Friday, 14th July 2017

Please download and complete an application form and an Equalities monitoring form:

Application Form
Equalities Monitoring Form
Schools Worker Job Description

Trustees (voluntary)

We are now seeking trustees to join the existing team.  We would be interested in receiving applications from those with skills and experience in the following areas:

  • Fundraising and/or Marketing
  • Leadership/Management/Human Resources
  • Public Relations
  • Legal

If you are interested in applying please download an information pack and follow the instructions within. If you have any queries about the position please call and speak to Chris Lau, Director on 01273 746 222.


If you are interested in volunteering for us,  you can take a look at our Volunteer section to see the many other ways you can help us.


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