Young Carer Engagement Worker (Temporary)

  • Full time
  • £20,820 – £21,166
  • 65 Bothwell Road, Hamilton, ML3 0DW
  • Closing 28th June 2019

  • Advertised from 11th June 2019
  • 35 hours a week. Temporary until end March 2020.


South Lanarkshire Carers Network has been operating since 1998 as a carer-led charity providing a range of services for unpaid carers including information support, peer support, and campaigning.

This temporary role provides an exciting opportunity to work in partnership with South Lanarkshire Health & Social Care Partnership to influence future support services for young carers in South Lanarkshire. The post holder will develop a range of engagement activities to consult with young carers on what they want from a future Young Carers Service. Additionally, the successful candidate will provide ongoing support to the Young Adult Carers Forum to engage and be the voice of young carers to influence local decision making processes.

Application notes

Application packs are available for download below or on request by telephoning us and directly from our website

Closing date: 28th June 2019

Interviews : Wednesday 10th July 2019