With Kids provides an early intervention therapeutic service working with vulnerable children and families across the central belt of Scotland. This includes individual therapeutic support for children, helping them build the personal skills and resilience to cope, alongside practical and emotional support to their parents/carers with a view to building networks of support.
We employ Play, Art and Speech and Language Therapists and Community and Family Support Workers. Much of our work is based in schools/nurseries or around a particular community, and we predominantly work in Edinburgh, West Lothian and Glasgow in some of the highest areas of deprivation.
This particular role is part of the Community Mental Health Partnership which has been formed to provide essential support to improve the mental health and wellbeing of 5-24 year old children and young people (26yrs old if they’re care experienced). The South West Edinburgh partnership is made up of four organisations – Space & Broomhouse Hub, Big Hearts Community Trust, SAMH and With Kids.
The role will entail the supporting children who are experiencing emotional distress, and providing one to one intensive parent support. As well as offering these supports to children & parents, building and maintaining relationships with school staff, social work and other agencies is a crucial part of this role.
The post-holder must be suitably qualified and have the ability to provide advice to parents, carers, as well as to provide advice and support to colleagues.
This position is fixed term until 10th of October 2024.
An opportunity has arisen within Rosemount Lifelong Learning for a part time (7 hours per week) Art/Play Therapist to provide art/play therapy to children who have experienced the impact of parental substance misuse and who are struggling with their emotional, social, physical or mental wellbeing. The post will sit within the Family Links team and is funded at this time until end April 2022.
An opportunity has arisen within Rosemount Lifelong Learning for a part time (14 hours per week) Family Relationship Counsellor to work with and provide support for families affected by addiction and living in NE Glasgow. The post will sit within the Family Links team and is funded at this time until end April 2022.
We are looking to recruit an experienced Family relationship Counsellor with experience of working with children, young people and families who have experienced the impact of parental substance misuse. Together they will explore negative and harmful thinking & behaviours within families and assist them in positive change. The post holder will support individuals and families to develop healthy coping strategies and working through difficulties in relation to separation, loss and recovery.
The Finance Manager will have responsibility for financial management including the development and maintenance of financial systems, budget setting, expenditure control and monitoring over a range of projects.
Reporting to the CEO, they will support the development of new income generation activities, and contribute to the strategic and operational management of Rosemount Lifelong Learning services, working as part of the Leadership Team.