Project Worker - Trauma Support Services (2 posts)

  • Part time
  • £23,819 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh & Lothians
  • Closing 18th September 2019


  • Advertised from 29th August 2019
  • Both posts contacted until March 2020, with possible extension dependent on funding.

Role

Health in Mind is a leader within Scotland offering support, befriending and counselling for survivors of childhood trauma. Our trauma services support survivors of childhood abuse and neglect in a variety of ways to live the life they want to live. Our approach is values based and works alongside people, drawing on their personal strengths.

We currently have 2 vacancies -

Project Worker - Trauma Support Services: 21.75 hours per week (3 days)

We are seeking an experienced Project Worker to provide emotional and practical support for men and women who are adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse and neglect whilst in care.

Project Worker - Trauma Support Services – Pathway Men: 8 hours per week (over 3 days)

We are seeking an experienced Project Worker to provide emotional and practical support to adult male survivors of abuse (sexual abuse, rape/sexual assault and domestic violence).

Do you have at least two years’ experience working in a role supporting people experiencing mental health difficulties and with survivors of childhood sexual abuse? Are you a good communicator, resilient and able to use your initiative, as well as being passionate about supporting people? If so, we’d like to hear from you!

Application notes

Closing Date: 18 September at 12pm

Interview Date: 25 and 27 September 2019

An application pack is available on our website health-in-mind.org.uk. If you have difficulties accessing the pack please contact annmarie@health-in-mind.org.uk / 0131 225 8508

Enquiries further to reading the information pack to: Tammy Kirk, Trauma Services Team Leader by emailing tammy.kirk@health-in-mind.org.uk or by telephoning 0131 225 8508.

Posts are subject to membership of the PVG Scheme.

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