Derbyshire Carers Association (DCA) is a friendly, innovate and growing Charity that’s adding huge social value to families and communities across the East Midlands.

We recruit skilled staff and volunteers who share our core values. We offer flexible working (where appropriate), generous leave entitlements and we also support Carers within the workplace. Staff are encouraged to improve their skills whilst working for DCA and we offer a variety of free training packages to support personal development.

We have volunteer and apprenticeship roles within the organisation which can improve potential job opportunities, and in many cases, has led to gaining employment with DCA.

If you want to make a difference by supporting the thousands of unpaid Carers across Derbyshire, then we hope you'll consider coming to work for us.


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Trusts and Foundations Fundraiser

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and enthusiastic fundraiser to join our passionate team. You will develop our community fundraising, supporting those who fundraise for us, growing our pool of individual donors and responding to fundraising opportunities from corporate organisations. You will be working with the CEO and Leadership Team across of variety of exciting projects and services. These include Derbyshire Young and Adult Carer services and Nottinghamshire Engagement and Promotion service.  We are keen to support the successful candidate with their learning and professional development

Closing date for applications: Friday 10th June 2022

Start Date: 1st July

 Job Description

Please note, we do NOT accept CV’s, see attached application form 

For more information or general enquiries about this post please contact

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Young Carers Support and Activities Worker -Young Carers Service

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Derbyshire Young Carers team supporting Young Carers and creating opportunities for them to engage with other young carers in their local communities.

Closing date for applications: Monday 23rd May 2022

 Job Description

Please note, we do NOT accept CV’s, see attached application form 


For more information or general enquiries about this post please contact

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Health Liaison and School Liaison Workers Bassetlaw - Nottinghamshire

Our Carer Awareness work is expanding to Bassetlaw. We are looking for two Liaison workers to join our growing team. One Health Liaison Worker to link with GP surgeries and other Primary and Secondary Health teams, and one to promote awareness of Young Carers within Schools across Bassetlaw. You would be joining an enthusiastic, highly motivated and proactive team, with support and training offered throughout.

Please read the Job Description and Person Specifications for more details. Applications should be completed on our Application Form and returned to CVs without an application form will not be accepted.

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Contact with any questions about the roles.



Closing date for applications: Monday 30th May 2022

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Trustees Required

Are you interested in helping us to make a difference to the lives of carers?

We are looking for skilled and enthusiastic volunteers to join our Board as Trustees/Directors.

We particularly need Trustees with a financial, fund raising or a legal background but our overwhelming need is for new Trustees with a keen interest in helping us to meet the diverse needs of carers.  New Trustees/Directors will contribute to the development of our charity as we face the challenges ahead and will have the capacity to commit time on a regular basis to governance issues. Personal experience of being a carer and/or having links to minority communities and/or young carers would be helpful.

New Trustee Role Description

A Trustee application pack can be obtained via email from -


Completed forms should either be emailed to   or posted to the address on the application form. Please note CV's will not be acceptable. 


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