Sessional Workers

£9.44 per hour (plus holiday pay)

Due to increasing numbers of Young Carers being identified we are looking for enthusiastic individuals to assist with the delivery of term time group sessions for the Young Carers we help to support. It is possible for the right candidate to work at more than one of these sessions. Sessional workers are required to support group sessions and activities, taking a lead on activities delivered during sessions and assisting with transport needs both before and after sessions. Mileage is reclaimable at 45 pence per mile.

  • Atherstone Groups Sessions held on Thursdays - 16:00 to 18:00

  • Bedworth Group Sessions held on Tuesdays -  16.30 to 18.30

  • Nuneaton Groups Sessions held on Mondays - 16:30 to 18:30

  • Nuneaton Groups Sessions held on Wednesdays - 16:30 to 18:30

  • Rugby Groups Sessions held on Tuesdays - 16.00 to 18.00

  • Stratford Groups Sessions held on Wednesday -16:30 to 18:30

  • Warwick Groups Sessions held on Thursdays - 16:30 to 18:30

For further details please click here. For an application form please click here. Please apply as soon as possible before the closing date of December 15th 2017. Once suitable applicants are found we will close down the application date. Interviews to be held by arrangement with successful shortlisted applicants

Warwickshire Young Carers' Project is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Please note that this position is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and that CV’S will not be accepted. Please clearly state the position(s) you are interested in on the application form and once complete please return to: or post to the address below:

Warwickshire Young Carers' Project
Ryton Gardens
Wolston Lane

Volunteers Needed


We are currently seeking volunteers to help out with our regular term-time groups in Stratford upon Avon, Rugby, Warwick, Nuneaton, Bedworth and Atherstone.

Group Volunteer (all areas)

Volunteer Drivers (all areas)

To apply for any of the volunteer vacancies advertised please complete our application form and return to the address below or email to

Volunteers are an integral part of Warwickshire Young Carers' Project. Currently the organisation benefits from volunteers who transport young carers to groups and activities, Trustee board members, organising fundraising and helping with groups and activities in evenings, weekens and during school holidays.

Warwickshire Young Carers' Project values the contribution all its volunteers make to the charity. We are committed to our volunteers, this includes:

  • Induction training that includes and overview of the organisation and details of what is expected of the volunteer
  • Specific training
  • Ongoing peer and management support
  • Full inclusion in meetings and other activities (if the volunteer wishes to participate)

Warwickshire Young Carers' Project recognises that certain individuals and groups suffer discrimination or perceive that they suffer discrimination. Therefore, we apply the principles of equality and diversity to all staff and volunteers as defined in our Equal Opportunities Policy.

Volunteers donate their time, skills and knowledge free of charge but all volunteers can expect to be reimbursed for all out-of-pocket expenses e.g. travel.

Quotes from volunteers:

“Being a volunteer with Warwickshire Young Carers' Project has given me so much. I really enjoy helping out at group.  The children and young people are really welcoming and I have gained confidence in working with this age groups. I have learnt new skills and now undersatand much more about young carers and what they face in their daily lives” –  Anna

“At Warwickshire Young Carers' Project I have an opportunity to do something for someone else. The staff have made me feel very welcome, and part of the team” - Kam

Please contact us for further information:

You can telephone us: 02476 217740

You can email us:

You can write to us:
Warwickshire Young Carers' Project
Ryton Gardens
Wolston Lane

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