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Carers FIRST is a growing charity supporting adult and young carers working in the districts of South and North West Kent, Medway, Waltham Forest and Lincolnshire  A carer is anyone who looks after a relative or friend who due to ill health, physical or mental illness, disability, frailty or addiction, cannot manage without their support.

Please find below details of roles we are currently recruiting for.

How to Apply for a Vacancy

If you are interested in a vacancy with Carers FIRST and wish to apply for the position, please carefully complete you application form, ensuring you fill in all of the sections and return your completed Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form by email to recruitment@carersfirst.org.uk by the date and time specified on each job advert

Please note that only electronic applications will be accepted and that CV's will not be accepted.
Tips on completing your application form
  • Read the Job Description and Personal Sepecification carefully

  • Be sure to include in your employment history, details of relevant duties to the role you are applying for and any transferable skills you may have

  • Include any other work or volunteering experience you have which you feel is relevant

  • Read the Knowledge and Skills required for the role in the Personal Specification and demonstrate clearly in your application evience of how you meet each of these

If you need any further guidance, please contact us by email or by telephone on 0300 303 1555.

Administration Assistant - Kent
Salary: £17,505 per annum
Hours: 37 Hours per week. Part time and/or job share applications will be welcome

Location: based in Strood

If you want to work for an organisation that makes a real difference to people’s lives, have previous experience of office administration, with excellent IT, communication skills and enjoy working as part of a team, then this is the perfect role for you.

You will be given full training that will enable you to provide administration support that includes updating our database, dealing with telephone and email enquiries, support event bookings and general office administration.

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You may also download the relevant documents here:
Job Description
Job Application Form
EO Monitoring Form
Community Support Worker South West Kent
Remote Working
Salary:  £8.40 - £12.13 (pro-rata if applicable)
Contracted (minimum 16) Hours per Week
Carers FIRST is currently seeking to appoint community based care support workers working with family carers in their own homes to care for the person with care needs to enable the carer to have some time for themselves. The visits provided are generally between 2 and 4 hours, once or twice weekly/fortnightly. Our focus is person centred, to provide a service that meet the needs and the requirements to support the cared for person. This may include support with personal care, keeping someone company and safe in the home or taking the person out.

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You may also download the relevant documents here:
Job Description
Job Application Form
EO Monitoring Form

Carers FIRST is an Equal Opportunities Employer
Head Office: Michael Gill Building, Tolgate Lane, Strood, Kent ME2 4TG
Registered Charity No. 1085430 Registered Company No. 4144820 (England)


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