Carers Generic Support Worker (22.5 hours)


Salary Details:

Closing date for applications:

West Cumbria Carers is a local voluntary organisation which supports unpaid carers throughout West Cumbria.

We are looking for a Carers Support Worker who will work with carers of all ages.  The post holder will carry out carer’s assessments and one to one support for both young and adult carers and support adult carers to develop contingency planning. This post will cover both districts of Allerdale and Copeland.

Post holder must be a driver with access to their own transport.

Please note this post will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

This post will be based from West Cumbria Carers Cockermouth office.

Please note: salary will rise to £20,503 (pro rata) after 6 months.

For further information please contact:

Tel No 01900 821976 or email: or you can download an application pack from our website at

Please note we do not accept CV’s

Closing date for applications: Thursday 26 September 2019

Interviews will be on Thursday 3 October 2019

 West Cumbria Carers Registered Charity Number: 1119369