Job Vacancies




Registered charity Sandwell Young Carers is being supported by BBC Children in Need to support young carers living in Sandwell.




If you would like to make a real difference to the lives of the young carers of Sandwell then please take a look at the vacancies below.  Do you have the expertise, knowledge and skills to join us?




We are looking to recruit;


Full-time Support Work Co-ordinator (37 hours per week) £ 22,669pa  




The successful applicant will be responsible for co-ordination of support services to young carers and their families, in the form of one to one, group support, assessments, advocacy, signposting and referrals.  The post holder will work in partnership with voluntary and statutory health, education and social agencies.




The post holder must have a level 3 in Childcare or equivalent. 




This post is funded until February 2018.                        








Youth/Play Leaders (sessional 2 hours per week) £8.29 per hour




We are also looking to create a pool of sessional youth/play leaders to run evening and weekend club sessions, non-term time holiday schemes, residential breaks and day trips.  Those applying must have (or be working towards) level 2 in Childcare or equivalent.




These posts are funded until March 2016.




If you would like to apply for any of the above vacancies please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for an application pack.




As a registered charity we are unable to respond to telephone calls or meet the cost of postage.  Anyone requesting a hardcopy of the pack must provide a self-addressed envelope (with a C4 envelope with a large postage stamp).




Closing date for these vacancies is 12noon 14 May 2015.




Interviews will take place 21 May 2015.