This vacancy has now closed

Community Worker (Maternity Cover for 12 months).

  • Part time
  • £19,554 pro-rata
  • Inverness and surrounding areas
  • Closing 21st April 2021

  • Advertised from 31st March 2021
  • 16 hours per week


Headway Highland (SC023551) is a small independent charity that supports adults with an acquired brain injury, their families and carers. We have an exciting opportunity for a part-time, home based community worker covering Inverness and the surrounding area. This will be for a 12-month contract providing maternity cover.

The post holder will be required to work 16 hours per week at a salary of £19,554 pro-rata. This post may include some evening work, so flexibility is essential. A car driver is also essential as there will be travel involved (car mileage costs will be paid at 45p per mile)

The post holder will be required to facilitate support groups based on social activities, supervise/support volunteers, organise fundraising events and generate awareness of the charity. The postholder will be expected to plan and organise telephone and Zoom support to our members as well as outdoor walking groups. Good digital and social media skills would be beneficial. The applicant will have experience of working with vulnerable adults.

Application notes

For further information and/or to obtain a job application pack please see below or contact charity manager Lee Gordon by e-mail: or phone 07767416006.

The closing date for completed applications is Wednesday 21st April 2020.

Interviews will be held via Zoom on Wednesday 28th and Thursday 29th April.