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Gear Up Education Worker

  • Full time
  • £25,515
  • Gear Up Hub Lanark with travel across Clydesdale (On site)
  • Closing 27th May 2024

  • Advertised from 13th May 2024
  • Up to 37 hours / week, including evenings and weekends. Funded by: Smarter Choices Smarter Places Open Fund initially until March 2025


Healthy Valleys is a community-led organisation committed to providing outstanding local services that help preserve the mental and physical health and wellbeing of individuals, families, and communities living in rural South Lanarkshire. In 2023 we launched ‘Gear Up’ a new social enterprise dedicated to empowering communities through cycling, walking, and wheeling.

Due to successfully securing new funding from Smarter Choices Smarter Places, we have an exciting opportunity for a passionate and inspirational Gear Up Education Worker who wants to make a difference to the health and wellbeing of people through enabling engagement with cycling.

You’ll teach cycling, engage people with active travel, work with schools and educational organisations, and support the development of events and partnerships.

This role is subject to a PVG Disclosure Scotland check, which will be paid by Healthy Valleys.

Due to the requirement to travel around rural communities, the postholder must have a full, clean driving licence, access to their own transport (with appropriate business insurance) and be prepared to drive the Healthy Valleys van.

Application notes

Application packs can be downloaded from our website

Completed applications forms should be submitted to Please note that we are unable to accept CVs or late applications.

Closing Date for Applications: Monday 27th May

Interview Date: 11 / 12 June

For further information on the role, or for an informal chat, please contact

Only successful applicants shortlisted for interview will be contacted.

Healthy Valleys is a Company Limited by Guarantee and a registered Scottish Charity.