Home-Start West Lothian
Home-Start West Lothian

Charity registered in Scotland SC029770

Home-Start West Lothian is a charity offering support, friendship and practical help to parents with young children living in West Lothian. Families with children under five years old can sometimes find life difficult and stressful. We recruit and train volunteers to visit such families in their own homes, usually on a weekly basis, and offer non-judgemental practical and emotional support.  This support helps to build the family’s confidence and ability to cope. Home Start West Lothian is a scheme within Home Start UK – the UK’s largest family support organisation.


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Family Support Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £21,074
  • Livingston
  • Closing 7th November 2018

We are seeking to recruit a Family Support Coordinator to join our team of Family Support Coordinators with responsibility to supervise and support our team of volunteers.

The Family Support Coordinator will assist in all aspects of Home-Start’s work. Qualifications and experience of working with children and families is essential, together with a good standard of education, SVQ 3 or equivalent.

This role will require sensitivity and excellent communication skills. Use of your own car (expenses paid) is necessary. An enhanced disclosure check will be required. You should understand and be committed to the role of the voluntary sector and be able to work on your own initiative and in a challenging environment.

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Sessional Group Worker

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Livingston
  • Closing 7th November 2018

We are seeking to recruit a Sessional Family Group Worker to assist the Family Group Workers to organise regular Family Group meetings to bring parents and their children together to increase their capacity as a family. Experience of working with children and families is essential, together with a good standard of education, SVQ 2 or equivalent.

This role will require sensitivity and excellent communication skills. Use of your own car (expenses paid) is necessary. An enhanced disclosure check will be required. You should understand and be committed to the role of the voluntary sector and be able to work on your own initiative and in a challenging environment.

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