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Various locations in North Lanarkshire, ML1 1AB
£24,108 - £26,764 per year pro rata
Contract Type:
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Part Time
14 hours per week

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Job Advertisement

NLC7 £24,108 - £26,764 (Pro rata)

Community Learning and Development are recruiting for Support Workers with a focus on mental health and wellbeing provision for young people.

Working as part of the wider CLD team, you will be required to support the core functions of Youth Work.  As a Support Worker you will support the delivery of Living Life to the Full, to develop participants’ personal and social skills.  An enthusiastic and motivated individual, you will have an awareness of key developments within CLD.  Successful candidates will have good communication skills and the ability to work well as part of a team.

The main areas of delivery will be with the ongoing development and enhancement of the community based mental health and wellbeing youth work.

You will have a minimum SVQ2/SCQF Level 5 relating to a relevant discipline within Community Learning and Development and/or accredited training appropriate to the learning programme being delivered.

You will be required to link with schools in the area to develop the role. Training will be provided to all successful candidates.

Work pattern to be confirmed and successful candidates are expected to work daytime, evenings, and weekends. Covering all areas of North Lanarkshire


14 hours per week (work pattern TBC)

Please contact or for more information.

Working here at North Lanarkshire Council

If you’re considering a career with us, you’ll be keen to know what’s in it for you.  We have a great package of benefits available, from health and wellbeing to finances and family.  This includes 26 days annual leave and 6 public holidays*, and a wide range of offers available to you through our NLLife reward site.  We also have a full package of learning and development through our learning academy LearnNL to help you reach your full potential and further your career.

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*For all casual/sessional roles, you will receive 12.1% of your hourly rate for every hour worked in total recompense for annual leave, including public holidays. These rates will be indicated separately on your payslip.  You will only be paid for the hours that you work.

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We are a Disability Confident Leader and offer a guaranteed interview to applicants who consider themselves to be disabled and who meet the minimum requirements for the position.

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