This vacancy has now closed

Specialist Link Worker

  • Part time
  • £21,187 – £24,659 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 15th February 2019

  • Advertised from 5th February 2019
  • 22.5 hours per week. Temporary until 31 March 2022.


Carr Gomm is one of Scotland’s leading social care organisations. Everything we do is shaped by our core values of choice, control, interdependence, openness & honesty, and respect. We are a registered charity and not-for-profit company: we put people first, not profits.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a part time worker in Carr Gomm’s team of Specialist Link Workers. Based in the Rivers Centre in Edinburgh city centre, the successful candidate will work with PSP staff to ensure that adults, children, young people and their families are supported in a person-centred way and in line with Carr Gomm’s values to identify their aims and put them into effect.

Whilst reporting to the Project Manager the Specialist Link Worker will offer first point of contact for people attending the centre and to support individuals to achieve practical tasks and arrangements as well as their ambitions.

If you are interested in finding out more about the role then please call us on 0131 659 4781 or a full job description can be found at:

The Rivers PSP

The aim of the partnership is to deliver Trauma Care throughout a person’s life using a public health model; broadening the focus of the trauma care system, to be holistic, including preventative and early intervention work. This will be facilitated by bringing key partners into a central site from adult’s and children’s mental health trauma services, social care and third sector partner support services involved in the trauma care pathway. The PSP aims to deliver holistic care across the lifespan, putting people at the heart of their own recovery.

Application notes

To apply please go to:

Closing Date: Noon, Friday 15th February 2019

Interview Date: Wednesday 27th February 2019