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Carers Leeds are currently recruiting for the following two posts

Young Adult Carer Support Worker

Maternity Leave cover – 9 month contract

Young people, aged 16 – 25, are supported at Carers Leeds by the Young Adult Carer Project.

The service offers age appropriate support to Young Adult Carers who present with a range of issues related to their caring role and frequently experience their own problems with mental health.

The post-holder will have a good understanding of young people who are caring, will have excellent youth work skills and be able to offer information, advice and support one-to-one and in groups.

Carers Good Health Worker

The post of Carers Good Health Worker is a new post to Carers Leeds.

The project will be run in collaboration with Carers Trust and is funded by Bupa UK Foundation.

The project will promote improved health and wellbeing for carers aged 16 and over and will include planning and delivering a range of different groups, activities and training courses.

We are looking for a person who has experience of planning and delivering health and wellbeing support in groups and one-to-one.

A good knowledge of the health and social care environment in Leeds is important as the post holder will be expected to arrange training and workshops in community settings.

For application packs please visit

 To apply please submit:

  • A completed application form (CVs will not be accepted)
  • A completed equal opportunities monitoring form, which is anonymous and will be separated from your application form upon receipt

Please email complete applications to: or post to: Carers Leeds, 6-8 The Headrow, Leeds, LS1 6PT no later than 1pm, Monday 4th February 2019.

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Sean Tunnicliffe
Sean is the communications Officer at Leeds Older People’s Forum (LOPF) and also deals with admin and office management. He enjoys the wide variety of his role which covers things like designing reports and documents, organising meetings, putting together ebulletins, writing blogs, updating the LOPF website and social media and making sure that the office never runs out of milk. He has worked in the third sector since 2001 first with Volition and then LOPF and is the longest serving member of the Forum Central team. Previous to this Sean had mainly worked in horticulture and also had a spell managing a newsagent shop.

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