Do you enjoy working with people? Would you like a job that really makes a difference? Come and join our friendly team in Croydon!
We are looking for an experienced, full-time Advice Worker to join the dynamic team which runs the Carers Support Centre, the unique one-stop-shop for unpaid carers in Croydon.
We offer a fantastic range of services to carers, including online and in-person health and wellbeing activities, advice surgeries, carer's assessments, respite care, bereavement support, digital and printed publications, meeting room hire and much more. The Carers Support Centre is also a base for other charities in the borough, so it's a real community resource.
You will be based in the ground floor drop-in service at the Carers Support Centre, alongside other Advice Workers and will provide information, advice and support via email, telephone and face-to-face. A sense of humour, excellent customer service skills, a proven background in advice work and an ability to work well in a team is essential!
The salary is c£25k and you get lots of additional benefits including:
-All our staff benefit from a competitive remuneration package, including:
-25 days holiday plus bank holidays.
-Membership of a generous money purchase pension scheme which includes 3 x salary life assurance cover.
-Free access to an Employee discount Club, which offers discounted rates on a range of products and services, including insurance, holidays and travel, fashion and retail.
-Membership of the Simply Health Cash Plan Scheme, which gives financial support towards the cost of optical, dental and medical costs as well as a free 24 hour advice line for all staff.
-A range of family friendly benefits including enhanced maternity pay and childcare vouchers.
-Season ticket loan.
Apply here: working for us - john whitgift foundation
Closing date 17 October