This vacancy has now closed

Support and Development Worker (Community Mental Health and Well-being)

  • Part time
  • £23,891 pro-rata
  • Stockbridge with some travel within North West Edinburgh
  • Closing 28th August 2019

  • Advertised from 8th August 2019
  • Fixed point 27 on Health in Mind’s linked scale. 21.75 hours per week (3 days). Until 31 March 2020, possible extension subject to ongoing funding.


Our community mental health and wellbeing services support people in a variety of ways to live the life they want to live. Our approach is recovery focussed and works alongside people; drawing on their personal strengths and assets within their local communities.

We are looking for someone to develop and test new ways of working to meet local need in the Stockbridge area of Edinburgh, in order to develop strategies to improve mental health and wellbeing and reduce social isolation.

If you have experience in development work, supporting people with their mental health and wellbeing and are passionate about enabling people to fulfil their potential, we’d love to hear from you!

Application notes

An application pack is available on our website

If you have difficulties accessing the pack please contact Annmarie Mitchell, HR/Admin Assistant on 0131 225 8508 or email

Enquiries further to receipt of the information pack to: Amanda Hunter, on 0131 225 8508 or email,

Closing Date: Wednesday 28 August 2019 at 5pm

Interview Date: Tuesday 17 September 2019

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