Outreach Worker: Macmillan Cancer

Recruiter
Simplified
Location
Harrow, London (Greater)
Salary
£27,348 pa
Posted
24 Aug 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Ref
SR579767d900a80990
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a registered charity established in 1996 which supports unpaid carers in Harrow, Middlesex. It is the main organisation in Harrow for carers, providing a wide range of support through services and projects. They are affiliated to Carers in UK.

They are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual with initiative and compassion to provide an outreach service to Cancer Carers .The work will involve providing information, advice and support around benefits and grant entitlements and signposting to services provided by the CCG, Council and other organisations. Ongoing evaluation of the service provided will be required to ensure exceptional levels of support are delivered at all times and the service meets Macmillan requirements. This is a very rewarding and valuable post which can make a positive difference to people’s lives.

Applicants will have a strong record of working within the field of benefits advice and researching grants. Experience of working with vulnerable groups either within voluntary, charitable, or community services is an advantage.

You will be accountable to and supervised by the Adult Services Manager.  

Closing Date:  14th September 2017

Only short listed applicants will be contacted for an interview.

Job Title: Outreach Worker: Macmillan Cancer
Contract Length: 3 years
Contract Type: Fixed Term  
Hours: 35 Hours per week       
Salary: £27,348 pa

Please apply online for this Outreach Worker: Macmillan Cancer role with your CV and covering letter.

Please check your email for confirmation that your application has been received and to follow further instructions if applicable.