Current Vacancies

Carers FIRST is a growing charity supporting adult and young carers working in areas across the South East, London, East Midlands and East of England.  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 applying for one of our current vacancies with Carers FIRST, please complete your application form carefully, ensuring that you complete all of the sections required.  

Please note that you will be able to save your application in sections throughout the process, should you wish to do so, before submitting the finished document.  

Once you have completed and checked your application, you will then need to submit the application online through our website by the date and time specified in 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 Specification 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 evidence 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.

Young Carer Support Coordinator (Newham)

Salary: £22,906 per annum pro rata

Hours: 28

Location: Newham

Carers FIRST is leading carer’s charity providing information, advice and support to young people and adults who look after a relative or friend who could not manage without their help. We currently provide services for carers in boroughs across London, the South East and East of England and are recruiting a part-time Carer Support Coordinator to work with Young Carers within our team in Newham.

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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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