Carer Champions for Maldon, Chelmsford and occasionally in the community

To be part of a volunteer team led by the Carer Co-ordinator, offering signposting and support to carers to enable them to maintain their carer role. Key tasks are providing listening opportunities, supporting carers on organised activities, and supporting the drop-in service. The role could also include group facilitating, candlelit dinner waiting/service, scribing/recording for storytelling group.

After a time tasks can be extended if the Champion wishes, for example;

One-to-one carer support

Facilitating group sessions

Involvement with ongoing training programmes

Completing carer assessments.


Must have experience of being of being a carer or worked with carers before. Experience of benefits an advantage, the post will grow and develop with the team development.


  • Suitable for under 18s
  • DBS check required
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Written role description
  • Accessibility
  • Volunteer induction
  • Ongoing support
  • Health and Safety Policy

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 27/10/2017

End Date: 27/10/2018

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Availability Details

One day per week commitment.


This opportunity is available in: Chelmsford, Maldon

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