This vacancy has now closed

Befriending Service Community Link Worker

  • Part time
  • £22,000 pro-rata
  • Hybrid: East Dunbartonshire
  • Closing 15th July 2024

  • Advertised from 14th June 2024
  • £13,200 for 21 hours


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Community Link Worker to join our well established Befriending Service in the East Dunbartonshire area. This is a 21 hour per week post with some flexibility regarding specific days of work which can be negotiated. The post is a blend of home working, office based activities and engaging with users of the service and volunteers in the local community.

The East Dunbartonshire Befriending Service provides support and companionship to individuals who are experiencing loneliness and social isolation by promoting independence, increasing confidence, engaging with the community and improving health and wellbeing.

Support is delivered on a one-to-one basis, through group befriending, or by establishing a befriending telephone relationship. It also provides a Lunch Club and a range of events throughout the year.

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below.

Closing date: Monday 15th July.