Action for Family Carers are looking for a Young Carers Club Lead (Colchester) and Young Carers Lead (Colchester).

Young Carers Club Lead (Colchester)

We are a thriving charity providing information and support to Carers who have unpaid, caring responsibilities for others.

We currently have an exciting opportunity to join our friendly and passionate Young Carers team, helping us make a difference to the lives of disadvantaged or vulnerable young people, within our local community, for our new club starting in Colchester!

Your role will be to work alongside the Young Club Lead, to support delivery of a youth club, activities and day trips. This enables Young Carers to receive a respite break from their caring role and a chance to make new friends.

This role is a fantastic opportunity to gain experience of working with Young Carers in an active youth work setting, assisting with maintaining health and wellbeing whilst improving individual social skills and self-esteem.

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Young Carers Lead (Colchester)

You can help us make a positive difference to the lives of local Young Carers in our community. We have funding up until July 2025 to support Young Carers in North East Essex and have an exciting professional development opportunity to lead delivery of the project, identifying priorities and directing support to where it can make the greatest impact. If you are passionate about supporting children and young people, have experience working in an education, youth, social care or community setting and of project delivery, please get in touch.

Action for Family Carers is a thriving charity which for over 30 years has been providing support for Adult Carers and Young Carers – people with unpaid, caring responsibilities for others. We are a Carers Trust Network Partner and hold Trusted Charity status. We provide information, befriending, counselling, Young Carers clubs, Activity Groups and Day Care across Essex, working within schools, with GP practices and in a variety of community settings.

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