Parent Carer Support Practitioner

Job Description

Parent Carer Support Practitioner

24 hours per week, Permanent, £21,932.15 (FTE), pro rata £14,226.26

The post holder will work as a member of the support team offering practical and emotional support to Parent Carers, who are responsible for caring for their child/ren with physical and/or learning disabilities, or special educational needs.

Closing Date: Monday 1st March 2021 at 4pm Interviews: Week commencing 8th March 2021 Please note: We may bring the closing date forward if we receive a high volume of applications.

For an informal discussion regarding this role, please contact us on 07912 594237 to speak to Debbie Murphy-Myers, Service Delivery Manager. 

To be considered for this position, you are required to complete the application form (you can complete the online application form, available on our website) and outline how you meet the requirements of the job description and person specification. Application forms to be sent to

During the Covid-19 situation the ability to work from home is essential, however our offices do remain open for covid safe working on a limited basis and as directed by government guidance.

Swindon Carers Centre is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required for this post. We adhere to a policy promoting equality of opportunity.

No CV’s. No agencies. Swindon Carers Centre will retain all unsuccessful applications for 6 months after the date of interview and may contact you during this time regarding future job opportunities. All applications will be destroyed following the 6-month period.