Volunteer Edinburgh
Volunteer Edinburgh

Charity registered in Scotland SC029681

Volunteer Edinburgh’s purpose is to build strong social connections, reduce inequalities and support vibrant communities through volunteers and volunteering activity.

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Development Worker (A Place to Live: Wayfinder Partnership)

  • Part time
  • £26,272 pro-rata
  • Based at Royal Edinburgh Hospital Volunteer Hub but working in different community settings
  • Closing 4th February 2020

The Development Worker delivers our responsive and flexible volunteering service engaging people with complex mental health problems. The role contributes to individuals’ preparation for discharge, transition to supported accommodation and/or settlement in the community.

It focuses on:

  • Connecting service users with their community
  • Promoting and supporting individuals’ activities and interactions
  • Identifying and addressing areas for improvement in service users’ accommodation and making better use of space

You should be comfortable working independently and creatively, and with using your initiative.