Lanarkshire Carers Centre is the key resource for carers in Lanarkshire delivering a diverse range of information, advice and direct carer support services. Lanarkshire Carers Centre has a centre in Hamilton and a second base in Airdrie. Services are delivered in outreach locations throughout Lanarkshire. Carer Support Workers also operate from locality social work teams.
Community Jobs Scotland (CJS) creates work opportunities for young unemployed people within third sector organisations throughout Scotland. CJS is targeted at more vulnerable young people and in particular, is focused on groups of young people who are more disadvantaged in the labour market.
An opportunity has become available through CJS for an individual to join our team as a Centre Support Worker. This opportunity is subject to candidates meeting the eligibility criteria.
Applications can be made by contacting your local Job Centre or Skills Development Scotland branch.
Lanarkshire Carers Centre are currently recruiting 2 volunteers, (1 Polish speaking) to assist with our Care Talk service.
This service is run by our volunteers to provide isolated carers with a regular friendly telephone call to keep them updated with services available to them. We are looking for someone who is fluent in Polish & English and who is also able to update & record information on our computer system. PVG disclosure checks will be required, there will be no cost to the individual for this.
If you are interested in either position, please click here to complete an online form or please contact us on 01236 755550 / 01698 428090 for further information.