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Support Worker x 2

  • Full time or Part time
  • Sessional
  • Lauriston In Leith, Edinburgh
  • Closing 12th September 2019

  • Advertised from 30th August 2019
  • £9.00 per hour. 16 and 39 hours per week. Permanent.
  • HH19/178


The service

Lauriston In Leith is a 24 hours a day 7 days a week supported accommodation based in the Leith area of Edinburgh. We work with women who are homeless.

The job

Service users have a wide variety of support needs including, but not limited to, mental health issues, substance misuse and learning disabilities. Most service users are looking to move into their own tenancies and often require a lot of support focused on daily living skills.

The candidate

You should have a positive flexible attitude and be committed to the work we do. You should be confident and assertive in your approach as this post involves lone working.

Please Note-these posts are exempt under section 7 of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975, therefore only female candidates will be considered.

All successful candidates will be required to obtain registration with the SSSC within 6 months of taking up the post. For more information about registration please visit

Application notes

Closing date: Thursday 12th September 2019

Interview date: Tuesday 1st October 2019

Applications can be made through our website

Please note we do not accept C.V’s or approaches from recruitment agencies.

We promote equality through seeking to eliminate unlawful and unfair forms of discrimination, as appropriate.

Hillcrest Futures Ltd is a registered Charity No. SC034261