Current Vacancies

Carers FIRST is a growing charity supporting adult and young carers working in areas across the South East, London, East Midlands and East of England.  A carer is anyone who looks after a relative or friend who due to ill health, physical or mental illness, disability, frailty or addiction, cannot manage without their support.

Please find below details of roles we are currently recruiting for.

How to Apply for a Vacancy

If you are interested in a vacancy with Carers FIRST and wish to apply for the position, please carefully complete you application form, ensuring you fill in all of the sections and return your completed Application Form by email to by the date and time specified on each job advert.

Please note that only electronic applications will be accepted and that CV's will not be accepted.
Tips on completing your application form
  • Read the Job Description and Personal Specification carefully.

  • Be sure to include in your employment history, details of relevant duties to the role you are applying for and any transferable skills you may have.

  • Include any other work or volunteering experience you have which you feel is relevant.

  • Read the Knowledge and Skills required for the role in the Personal Specification and demonstrate clearly in your application evidence of how you meet each of these.

If you need any further guidance, please contact us by email or by telephone on 0300 303 1555.

Board Trustee Member

Salary: unpaid

Location: London, South East, East Midlands, East of England

Due to the expansion of our services and a review of our governance arrangements we are now looking to strengthen our board of trustees. As a member of the board of trustees you will have the opportunity to make a real difference to people’s lives by helping overall governance, development and monitoring of our strategic goals, and supporting the team and volunteers in the delivery of our programmes.

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Carers FIRST is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Head Office: Michael Gill Building, Tolgate Lane, Strood, Kent ME2 4TG
Registered Charity No. 1085430 Registered Company No. 4144820 (England)

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