Health Opportunities Team
Health Opportunities Team

Charity registered in Scotland SC031463

Health Opportunities Team are a voluntary sector agency working to improve the social, emotional and sexual health of young people (aged 12-25).


Current vacancies

Project Worker (5 days)

  • Full time
  • £24,459 – £26,235
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 13th December 2019

Health Opportunities Team are a charity working to improve the emotional and sexual health of young people in Edinburgh.

We are looking for a skilled Project Worker to deliver sexual and emotional health services for young people in Edinburgh.

Pay Scale: £ 24459-£ 26235, 5 days (35.75 hours) a week with some evening work required.

Do you have proven track record of providing high quality therapeutic 1-1 and group work with young people?

Do you have a proven track record of delivering sexual health and emotional wellbeing programmes and drop-ins?

Could you deliver a physical activity group?

Are you passionate about working with young people?

Do you have energy and commitment?

Are you up for the challenge of working with vulnerable young people?

Do you think you can gain the respect and co-operation of groups of teenagers in a variety of settings?

Are you a dynamic and creative team player?

If you are, then we want to hear from you.

(This post is subject to PVG Disclosure and is part funded by City of Edinburgh Council)

Shortlist

Office Manager

  • Full time
  • £25,404 – £27,033
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 13th December 2019

Health Opportunities Team are a voluntary sector agency working to improve the social, emotional and sexual health of young people (aged 12-25) in the Portobello/Craigmillar and Liberton/Gilmerton areas of Edinburgh.

We are looking for a skilled Office Manager to support Health Opportunities Team services by ensuring that the financial, evaluation and administrative needs of the service are met.

Pay Scale: £25,404 - £27,033

Full-time, 35.75 hours a week (including attendance at evening Board meetings every two months).

· Do you have proven track record of carrying out high quality financial work using Sage 50 to ensure effective financial management of the Service?

· Can you undertake monthly bank reconciliation and ensure timely payment of all invoices and acting as a signatory for online banking?

Do you have experience with Survey Monkey?

Do you have good attention to detail and the ability to work to tight deadlines?

Do you have energy and commitment?

Are you up for the challenge of working in a busy office to help us support vulnerable young people?

Are you a dynamic and creative team player?

If you are, then we want to hear from you.

(This post is subject to PVG Disclosure)

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Deputy Manager

  • Full time
  • £29,528 – £31,160
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 13th December 2019

Health Opportunities Team are a charity working to improve the emotional and sexual health of young people in Edinburgh.

We are looking for a skilled Deputy Manager to support delivery of sexual/mental health services for young people in Edinburgh.

  • Do you have experience of supervising therapeutic workers?
  • Do you have a proven track record of coordinating delivery of services?
  • Do you have proven track record of providing high quality therapeutic 1-1 and group work with young people?
  • Do you have a proven track record of delivering sexual health and emotional wellbeing programmes and drop-ins?
  • Are you passionate about working with young people?
  • Do you have energy and commitment?
  • Are you up for the challenge of working in a busy voluntary sector agency?
  • Do you think you can gain the respect and co-operation of groups of teenagers in a variety of settings?
  • Are you a dynamic and creative team player?

If you are, then we want to hear from you.

Shortlist

Substance Use Project Worker

  • Full time
  • £24,459 – £26,235
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 20th December 2019

We are looking for a skilled Project Worker to deliver our new Substance Misuse Project, providing therapeutic 1-1 support and group work sessions to young people in the South West Locality of Edinburgh, who are experiencing difficulties as a result of their own or their parent’s substance misuse.

• Do you have proven track record of providing high quality therapeutic 1-1 and group work with young people, around issues of substance misuse?

• Do you have experience in delivering training to professionals around issues of substance misuse?

• Are you passionate about working with young people?

• Do you have energy and commitment?

• Are you up for the challenge of working with vulnerable young people?

• Do you think you can gain the respect and co-operation of groups of teenagers in a variety of settings?

• Do you have an interest in emotional/sexual/social health and risk taking behaviour?

• Are you a dynamic and creative team player?

Shortlist
Closed vacancies
This vacancy has now closed

Project Worker (Feel Good physical activity/sexual/emotional health project)

  • Part time
  • £24,459 – £26,235 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 27th September 2019

Health Opportunities Team are a voluntary sector agency working to improve the social, emotional and sexual health of young people (aged 12-25).

We are looking for a skilled Project Worker to engage with young people and to deliver physical activity and sexual/emotional health services to young people in Edinburgh.

  • Do you have proven track record of providing high quality 1-1 and group work with young people?
  • Are you passionate about working with young people?
  • Do you have energy and commitment?
  • Are you up for the challenge of working with vulnerable young people?
  • Do you think you can gain the respect and co-operation of groups of teenagers in a variety of settings?
  • Do you have an interest in physical fitness and emotional/sexual health?
  • Are you a dynamic and creative team player?

If you are, then we want to hear from you.

(This post is subject to Enhanced Disclosure/PVG)

Shortlist

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Volunteering

Substance Use SE+ Volunteer

Youth Work

14th October 2019

We are looking for Volunteers who are able to: 1. Engage with young people affected by their own/parental/carer substance use (aged 12-25 years old) and support delivery of therapeutic group work in South West Edinburgh 2. Support the training of professionals to support young … Read more

Drop In Support Volunteer

Youth Work

22nd February 2019

Tasks include supporting the Lead Project Worker to: Prepare the waiting area so it’s ready for young people; Welcome young people on arrival and introduce them to the drop-in explaining services available; Support them to understand and respect the confidential nature of the ser… Read more

Feel Good Group Volunteers

Youth Work

22nd February 2019

The Feel Good Group Volunteer plays an important role in the support, development and delivery of the Feel Good Group. Specific roles include: Being a role model to young people who attend the group, Supporting the planning and delivery of physical activities and emotional & sexu… Read more

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