supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering
Link Living - Project Worker, Older Persons Service x 2
Post:Project Worker, Older Persons Service (2 posts) Salary: £21,506 - £25,356 per annum (pro rata)
Hours: 2 Posts - 37.5 hours per week and 22.5 hours per week.
Link Living is a Scottish health and wellbeing charity that supports people of all ages to overcome the negative impacts of trauma, mental health, inequality, and isolation. They deliver support to service users through a range of models.
The Older Persons Service promotes social inclusion opportunities for vulnerable people aged 65 and over by providing 1-1 volunteer and staff befriending in their own homes, within their communities, support with social engagement opportunities for older people and carers through their drop in social cafes.
The purpose of the job is to recruit, train and support volunteers to support the people who receive older person services to become actively engaged and included within their communities.
This post is subject to Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme registration.