Community Link Worker

  • Full time
  • £22,763 – £26,600
  • Motherwell
  • Closing 29th May 2020

  • Advertised from 20th April 2020
  • Salary placement will be dependent on experience. 35 hour post.


North Lanarkshire Carers Together is the Carer Information Service for unpaid carers in North Lanarkshire. We work in partnership with Health and Social Care North Lanarkshire and other community and voluntary organisations to ensure that unpaid carers are informed of their rights and are aware of the range of services that can support them in their caring role.

The post of Community Link Worker is a unique role within our organisation, working as part of the wider Community Solutions Programme to help reduce isolation and loneliness and address inequalities as part of an overarching programme of work. The post holder will bring a range of skills, experience and enthusiasm to further develop this work in the Motherwell locality.

If you have experience of working with and for communities, have an understanding of the issues facing unpaid carers and enjoy a challenge we are interested in hearing from you.

If you would wish to discuss any aspect of the post please email Allison Smith with contact details.

The post is for a fixed term of 1 year, however there may be the opportunity to continue the post subject to further funding. The post will be subject to an Enhanced PVG Disclosure. Additional benefits include 25 days Annual Leave and 12 Public Holidays and Contributory Pension 8% Employers Contribution/min. 2% Employee Contribution.

Application notes

Application pack is available for download below.

Closing Date for Applications – Friday 29th May 2020