Job advert for Young Carers


Job Title:   Young Carers Activity Group Assistant Sessional Worker


Location:                    The Satellite Centre, Market Harborough and external locations


Pay Scale:                  18k – 19.5k pro rata (actual salary £1029 to £1115 per year)


Hours                         110 hours per year to be worked flexibly


Job Duration:            To March 2019


Responsible to:         Young Carers Activity Group Leader


VASL is a local charity that provides a range of services for elderly, disabled or rurally isolated people including carers.


We are recruiting for a member of staff to join our friendly and supportive charity to work with young carers to support the Group Leader and SLF Youth Worker (Supporting Leicestershire Families) in running the VASL’s Young Carers Activity Group for 11-17 year olds. This will include regular fortnightly Wednesday evening sessions during term time, and approximately 6 trips per year in the school holidays.


This is an interesting position for someone who is committed, self-motivated and wants to make a difference to young carers in Harborough district.



If this is you, please apply:


More information is available in our application pack (CVs will not be accepted), please call 01858 433232 or email Applications can be submitted via email or post.


Closing date: 24th October 2017

Interview date:  7th November September 2017 (evening time, 5pm onwards)


(If you have not heard back by this date, unfortunately you have not been successful)


Registered Charity No:  1141274

Registered Company No:  7517828

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