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Job Vacancy



Post: Schools Project Officer – (term - time only)

21 x hours per week - £12 per hour: £9,828 per annum

Are you looking for real job satisfaction by working with Young Carers in Lambeth working with the Young Carers Project?

If so, we want to meet you. This is an exciting opportunity to develop this brand new post (funded by L&Q Group) working closely with the schools and Young Carers Project to identify and support young carers, assessing their needs. This role would suit someone who has previously worked with Children / Youth / Young Carers in an educational / community setting.

As Schools Project Officer you must be:

·         Available to work between 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday (term - time only)

·         Experienced working with youth in an educational or community setting

·         Willing to travel around schools in Lambeth

·         Willing to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service check

What can we offer you?

·         Professional development, full induction programme and ongoing training and support

·         Disclosure and Barring Service paid for

·         Permanent contract – 2 years

·         Holiday pay and pension

·         Travel reimbursed

The Closing date is Monday 2nd May at 5pm. Shortlisting Tuesday 3rd May, (successful candidates will hear from  us within the week) and interviews will be held on: Wednesday 11th May at: London & Quadrant Group Office, 467 Garret Lane,  Earlsfield,  SW18 4SN.


To apply please click the links below and email your completed application (Application form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form) to laraine@helpforcarers.org.uk.

Job Description and Person Specification

Application form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Guidelines on Completing the Application

Good luck and thank you for your interest. 


Help For Carers is a registered charity, number 1027026.