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We’re always interested in hearing from people who want to help us provide a great service to carers in North West Edinburgh so if you think you have the skills and commitment we need then we’d love to hear from you…

Our Charity offers a wide range of support and services in North West Edinburgh to people of all ages who find themselves in a caring role for a friend, neighbour, or family member.

Current vacancies

Young Adult (16 – 25) Carer Support Worker

Initially full time for 6 months with the possibility of extension

Salary £26,314 p.a. pro rata

North West Edinburgh

Closing date Monday 18th July

If you have three years’ experience supporting young people, aged  16 – 25, in school and/or the community, have relevant qualifications and are up for a new challenge with a carer support organisation, part of an exciting collaboration of three carer support organisations supporting young carers and young adult carers across Edinburgh then we want to talk to you.

Founded by Carers in 1998 Capital Carers is a highly regarded charity providing carer support to unpaid carers of all ages. Our Ethos is to provide unpaid carers with a range of high quality support services which enable them to have some normality of life whilst carrying out their caring role. Our Vision is that all carers get the help and support they need to sustain their caring role.

Our partnership has secured a five year contract with possible extensions to deliver appropriate support services to young carers and young adult carers  in schools/colleges and in the community across Edinburgh. You will work a flexible 35 hour week to include some evening work and occasional weekend working.

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