Part-Time Advice Worker

Organisation: Whitgift Foundation Carers Information Service
21 hours per week
Location: Croydon
Deadline: 29 March, 2018

Are you passionate about empowering people and making a difference? Would you like to join a close-knit team delivering high quality advice to carers in Croydon?

The Carers Information Service provides free information, advice and a range of support services to unpaid carers who look after a family member, friend or neighbour due to illness, disability or old age. We are part of The Whitgift Foundation and run the Carers Support Centre in central Croydon, the one-stop shop for carers in the borough.

We are looking for an experienced, self-motivated Advice Worker to provide welfare benefits advice and generalist information, advice and emotional support to carers on a wide range of issues. The role will also require casework.

The successful candidate will:

As an employee of the Whitgift Foundation, employment benefits include 25 days holiday, membership of a Group Personal Pension plan, membership of Simply Health Cash Plan and access to an Employee Discount Club.

For further information about the Carers Information Service and Carers Support Centre go to: or contact Helen Thompson, Manager on 020 8649 9339 (Option 1).

To apply, go to:

Closing date for applications: Thursday 29 March, 5pm

Interview Date: Tuesday 10 April


Address: Carers Information Service
Carers Support Centre
24 George Street


Tel: 020 8649 9339 (Option 1)