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Suffolk Family Carers is an innovative and creative charity, recognised nationally as the overall GSK Impact Award winner 2019. We work in partnership with over 100 organisations to deliver a range of services that impact positively on the lives of adult, young adult and young carers.

We hold staff and volunteers in high regard, listen and enable them to flourish and see their good ideas through to fruition. In return we offer some great employee benefits, which include flexible working, enhanced annual leave entitlement, access to an employee assistance programme and a open, blame free culture. Check out our A-Z of Employee Benefits for full details.

All Current Vacancies Are Listed Below

Information Hub Navigator (Customer Support Assistant)

Location: Claydon
Salary: £19,171 pro rata per annum (£7,772 - £9,326 for 15-18 hours per week)
Department: Adult Services
Closing Date: Fri, 24 Jan 2020

To respond to all organisational enquiries(via telephone, email and website including ‘on-line’ chat from family carers, professionals and members of the public and promote cross organisational working.

Fixed term until 30 September 2020. Based in Claydon

As part of the Information Hub you will be the first point of contact either by telephone or email. As Infornation Hub Navigator you will help to navigate the family carer and/or professional around the services we offer internally and refer/signpost to external organisations to support them on their pathway. 

You will have an excellent telephone manner and communication skills, show empathy with family carers who may be emotionally upset or distressed and work with them in a professional capacity. This is a great opportunity to get involved with working in an Information Hub which is supporting the entire organisation to give clear information, advice and guidance to all family carers. 

Please note that whilst there is some flexibility around the working hours, ideally these hours are to be carried out on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and possibly Friday afternoons.

Interested? We would like to hear from you. Please complete the application form (also available when selecting the 'Apply Now' button), ensuring that the supporting statement clearly evidences how you meet the selection criteria set out in the job specification. Please note that when sumbitting your application you may be asked to provide a covering letter and CV - neither are required for this position. 

Closing date: Friday, 24 January 2020
Interview date: Monday, 3 February 2020
Informal enquiries: Sheila Rackham, Hub Team Leader on 01473 835477 or sheila.rackham@suffolkfamilycarers.org

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