Information Worker

  • Job ref: 639
  • Job title: Information Worker
  • Location: East Renfrewshire
  • Salary: £20,195 - £22,159 per annum pro-rata
  • Hours: To be worked as the Service requires including evening work
  • Hours per week: 22.5 hrs weekly
  • Pension: 6% RAMH - 2% Employee
  • Closing date: 09/10/2020


East Renfrewshire Community Services encompasses a variety of well-established Recovery focused community and employability support services for individuals and families experiencing mental health difficulties who reside in East Renfrewshire. We have been established in Renfrewshire for over 30 years and work closely with other agencies and partner organisations.  We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly organised individual for the Information Worker, to support in the development of information in a variety of formats. We are particularly interested in developing access through technology/digital sources to mental health information.  In addition RAMH support Carers’ and families and the local community to understand mental health well-being, illness, recovery and to reduce associated stigma.  At times the Information Worker will delivery information sessions to the High Schools of East Renfrewshire.  We are seeking someone with a broad understanding of mental health, who has a vision and a passion to develop our Information service in a creative and responsive way. You must to be able to work flexibly as some events may be at evenings/weekends.  The position requires a minimum of 2 years’ experience in community based mental health service provision and relevant qualification to be at least SVQ3 or equivalent.  You must have confidence and excellent communication and recording skills including the use of IT databases and you must be confident using a wide variety of presentation skills.

For more information or an informal discussion about the post, please contact Lee Millar, Service Manager or Mary Spence, Service Co-ordinator on: 0141 881 8811

Application packs can be requested by phoning the RAMH Recruitment line on: 0141 847 8900 and quoting the reference no: 639 or can be downloaded from this page

Closing date: Friday 9th October 2020 at 12 noon

This post is subject to a PVG (Protection of Vulnerable Groups) check  – RAMH is an Equal Opportunities employer