Summary:

Credu is looking to recruit a Carers Outreach and Creative Respite Coordinator – Ceredigion.

About Us:

Credu’s purpose is to empower all young and adult Carers to enjoy a good quality of life and sense of wellbeing.

We are a charity which gives enabling, person-centered support to Young Carers and Adult Carers throughout Powys, Adult Carers in Ceredigion and Young Carers throughout Wrexham, Conwy & Denbighshire.

Job Role:

  • Do you have a passion for enabling people to get the most out of life?
  • Are you passionate about supporting Carers to raise awareness and have a strong voice about issues that matter to them?
  • Are you skilled in person-centered, strength based support, always aspiring to achieve excellent standards?

If this describes you, then you have an exciting opportunity to support Carers wanting more balance in their caring role to enjoy a greater sense of wellbeing, supporting them to address personal challenges and to build respite into their lives.

Gofalwyr Ceredigion Carers is a consortium made up of 3 partners:  Credu Connecting Carers (who will be listening to what is important to Carers and providing information and support), Carers Trust Crossroads Sir Gar (who will provide respite in the South of the county) and Carers Trust Crossroads North Wales (who will provide respite in the North of the county).  We are all Network Partners of Carers Trust Wales.

Credu is the host for these posts.  We are a charity which gives enabling, person-centered support to Young Carers and Adult Carers throughout Powys, Young Carers throughout Wrexham, Conwy & Denbighshire and Adult Carers throughout Ceredigion.

– The post requires an enhanced DBS check with an adults’ barred list check.

– The ability to converse with Carers in Welsh is highly desirable for this post.

Job Description available for download here

Additional Information:

LENGTH OF CONTRACT:  Until March 2022

BASE:  Home (Option of an office base in Aberystwyth)

HOLIDAY ENTITLEMENT:  27 days (pro rata) plus statutory bank holidays

PENSION:  3%

Interviews provisionally scheduled to be held on Friday 10th December via zoom.

To Apply:

To apply please download the Application Form below or alternatively visit our website at www.carers.cymru/ceredigiongetinvolved

Application Form

Please send your completed application form by email to hr@credu.cymru

Deadline for applications is 9am on Monday 6th December 2021