Overview

Carers Voice & Co-Production Facilitator

Carers Voice Norfolk & Waveney

Location
Voluntary Norfolk, St Clements House Colegate, 2-16 Colegate, Norwich, Norfolk, NR3 1BQ.

Contract type
Fixed Term. Post is offered until 30th September 2020 with possible extension
Salary
£19,500 to £24,400 (depending on experience) 37 hours, pro rata

Hours
Part time – 30 hours per week

Contact name
Sharon Brooks on 07506 768405 or Kevin Vaughan on 01603 883812

We are looking for a Facilitator to join our team.

Are you a great communicator, with first-class organisational skills, and experience of coordinating events and meetings?

The role involves supporting a network of unpaid carers in Norfolk & Waveney. You will be helping carers to have a say on issues that matter to them, strengthening the ‘Carers Voice’. You will play a key role in outreach, engagement and advocacy, to ensure that Carers’ Voices are heard and to then enact change at a strategic level in the county.

Carers Voice Norfolk & Waveney is a partner within the Carers Matter Norfolk service – the funded county-wide support service for unpaid carers.

Tasks

Building networks between local services and carers
Co-produce strategies with carers on issues that matter to them
Leading on communication for Carers Voice Norfolk & Waveney
Organise, facilitate, build and grow ‘Carer Locality Network’ meetings
Minute taking at the Carers Voice County Strategic Partnership meeting
Support and grow Norfolk’s Carer Peer Support Groups
Capture and publicise Carers Stories to raise awareness of issues faced by carers
Develop ways to involve carers at all levels within Carers Matter Norfolk and to engage carers with activities happening in the wider health and social care sector.

Closing date: 12/08/2019