Third Sector Resilience Fund

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The Third Sector Resilience Fund (TSRF) is a £20 million emergency fund for third sector organisations in Scotland. It is part of a £350m support package for the sector in Scotland in response to the Coronavirus pandemic. 

The fund will support organisations across the third sector who are at risk of closure due to a sharp decrease in income or that are unable to deliver their services during this difficult period.

MESSAGE FROM SOUTH LANARKSHIRE COMMUNITY PLANNING PARTNERSHIP

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Dear community and voluntary groups,

We know that these are difficult times and that many of you have been working very hard to make sure that the vulnerable people in your communities continue to be supported.

Following on from last night’s announcement by the Prime Minister and the First Minister we now need your ongoing help and assistance in supporting the needs of your local communities. 

We will very shortly provide information on how you can to do this safely by following the guidance you will be given.

Business as Usual

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Voluntary Action South Lanarkshire are following all government advice on how to respond to the coronavirus (Covid-19) situation, we will keep the Third Sector and stakeholders informed of any changes in our working practices and services.

In line with this advice, as of Friday 20th March 2020 we introducing a ‘Work from Home’ model until further notice. Our staff have been provided with the necessary infrastructure to ensure that we can maintain support and contact with South Lanarkshire’s Third Sector and our partners.

VASLan Seeking New Board Members

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Voluntary Action South Lanarkshire are passionate about working with others to improve the lives of children, young people, families and communities and about making South Lanarkshire’s Third Sector among the best in Scotland.  This requires that we have a more active strategic role between public and Third Sector stakeholders and to assist us in meeting this cha

Recovery Worker - Penumbra

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Penumbra is currently recruiting Recovery Workers throughout the West of Scotland, with vacancies available in South Lanarkshire.

Due to service need, their vacancy in Lanarkshire is for a male Recovery Worker.

Depending on the service, hours may include:

  • Evenings
  • Weekends
  • Sleepovers
  • Waking night shifts

For more information about the vacancy click here

Lanarkshire Carers Centre Vacancies

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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.  

We are currently advertising both full-time and part-time Carer Support Worker posts which will be based between our Hamilton Centre, Airdrie base and localities. 

Community Gardener/Groupworker: CCI Scotland

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CCI Scotland have a vacancy for a Community Gardener / Groupworker

The Community Gardner / Groupworker will work as part of a small team developing and maintaining 4 small scale food growing sites primarily within NHS Lanarkshire hospitals as part of the Lanarkshire Green Health Partnership action Plan.

Based in CCI offices, Langloch Farm, Lanark

15 hours per week - £10.40ph

Please contact enquiries@cciweb.org.uk for a job description and application