Job Vacancies

Are you looking for a rewarding new career?

Do you want to work for a local charity and help make a difference in your community?

Join our fantastic team and help us support unpaid carers of all ages across Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes. We have a variety of roles available, please see full details below. To apply, please send us your CV and a covering letter to mail@carersbucks.org. If you would like to have an informal chat or you are unsure if any of these are the right role for you, then please call us on 0300 777 2722 and select 3 for General Enquiries. The closing date for applying is 5pm on Monday 26th June.

What We Can Offer You

  • Hybrid/flexible working
  • Generous annual leave allowance (25 days + 3 days between Christmas and New Year + Bank holidays) with additional days for long service
  • A supportive working environment
  • Training opportunities
  • Access to an employee assistance/wellbeing programme
  • Pension scheme
  • Annual eye test

Young Carers and Young Adult Carers Team Leader – Carers Bucks

Hours: 37 hours per week (you will need to have flexibility to work on occasional weekends and in the evenings for pre-planned events for which you will receive TOIL)

Location: Hybrid – working flexibly from home or in the community with attendance at meetings in our Aylesbury office as and when required.

Our carers, aged between 5 and 25, provide support to a parent, sibling or other family member due to disability, a long-term illness, poor mental health and/or addiction. You will lead and provide day to day operational management to the YC and YAC team (all of whom work from home or in the community) so that they can effectively provide support to these young people whilst also raising awareness of Carers Bucks services across Buckinghamshire.

If you are interested in applying then please send us your CV and a cover letter to mail@carersbucks.org

The closing date for applying is 5pm on Monday 26th June.

Young Carers Play and Activity Worker – Carers MK

Hours: 22.5 hours per week, to be worked flexibly (including some evening work)

Location: Hybrid model, to be worked flexibly from home, or in the community, with occasional visits to our Bletchley Office as required.

To support young carers access respite opportunities, helping them develop new skills, improve their confidence, and allow them time away from their caring role. You will lead in the planning, co-ordination and delivery of young carer’s clubs, groups and activities throughout the year in accordance with organisational budgets.

If you are interested in applying then please send us your CV and a cover letter to mail@carersbucks.org

The closing date for applying is 5pm on Monday 26th June.

Adult Carers Support Workers – Carers Bucks and Carers MK

Hours: We have various opportunities available. 15 hours, 22.5 hours, 30 hours, or 37 hours (FT) per week.
These would ordinarily be worked between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday. Please specify what you would ideally be looking to work in your covering letter.

Location: We have opportunities across Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes. Please specify which office you would prefer to have as your base in your covering letter; Aylesbury (HP19 8HT) or Milton Keynes (MK3 6DP). Under a hybrid model you will work flexibly from home, in the community and with occasional visits to your office base, as agreed with your manager and in line with the needs of the charity.

To work effectively as a member of the Adult Carers Support team, offering advice, information, guidance and emotional support to unpaid adult carers who are caring for a family member or friend due to disability, long-term illness, frailty, poor mental health or addiction.

If you are interested in applying then please send us your CV and a cover letter to mail@carersbucks.org

The closing date for applying is 5pm on Monday 26th June.

Administrator – Carers Bucks and Carers MK

Hours: 37 hours per week (Part time hours may be considered for the right candidate)

Location: Under a hybrid-working model, you will work a minimum of 2 days a week from home. The rest of the time will be spent working flexibly from home, at one of our offices (Aylesbury or Bletchley), or in the community. This will be agreed in line with organisational requirements, and you will be able to claim mileage costs.

To provide day-to-day administrative support to staff at Carers Bucks and Carers MK so that they can continue to deliver our vital services to the highest standards.

If you are interested in applying then please send us your CV and a cover letter to mail@carersbucks.org

The closing date for applying is 5pm on Monday 26th June.

Are you looking for a rewarding new career?

Do you want to work for a local charity and help make a difference in your community?

We have a variety of opportunities currently available at Carers MK and at our sister charity Carers Bucks, please see full details below. We particularly welcome applicants from the underrepresented and diverse communities we support in Milton Keynes. To apply, please send us your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@carersbucks.org.

Hours: 37 hours per week (you will need to have flexibility to work on occasional weekends and in the evenings for pre-planned events for which you will receive TOIL).

Location: Hybrid – working flexibly from home or in the community with attendance at meetings in our Milton Keynes office (MK3 6DP) as and when required.

Job Aim: Unpaid carers provide support to a family member, friend or neighbour due to disability, long-term illness, poor mental health and/or addiction. As the Team Leader, you will be responsible for the day-to-day operational management of the Adult Carers Support Team as they provide timely information, advice, guidance, and emotional support to unpaid carers in Milton Keynes.

If you are interested in applying, please send us your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@carersbucks.org.

The closing date is midday on 24th July 2024.

Hours: 37 hours per week (you will need to have flexibility to work on occasional weekends and in the evenings for pre-planned events for which you will receive TOIL).

Location: Hybrid. A minimum of 2 days a week from home with the other days working flexibly from home or in the community, as agreed by your line manager, with attendance at our Aylesbury office as and when required.

Job Aim: Our carers, aged between 5 and 25, provide support to a parent, sibling or other family member due to disability, a long-term illness, poor mental health and/or addiction. You will lead and provide day to day operational management to the Young Carers (YC) and Young Adult Carers (YAC) team so that they can effectively provide support to these young people, whilst also raising awareness of Carers Bucks services across Buckinghamshire.

If you are interested in applying, please send us your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@carersbucks.org.

The closing date is midday on 24th July 2024.

Hours: 18.5 hours per week.

Location: Fully remote, with option to work from our offices in Aylesbury or Milton Keynes during working hours, if preferred.

Job Aim: To raise income for the charity by researching, creating and sending applications. To manage relationships with donors, including the preparation of impact reports.

If you are interested in applying, please send us your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@carersbucks.org.

The closing date is midday on 24th July 2024.