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Kinship Care Regional Support Officer (Part time)

  • Full time
  • £26,335
  • Penicuik
  • Closing 18th January 2019

  • Advertised from 26th October 2018
  • 21 hours per week. £15,801 pa. Plus Travel expenses and employer contribution to a pension scheme.


Applicants must hold a current driving license and have access to a car on a daily basis.

Enthusiastic, motivated person with thorough working knowledge of the benefits system required as Kinship Care Regional Support Officer based at Penicuik CAB. The post holder will work with the Citizens Advice Bureaux in the defined regional area of Stirling, Clackmannanshire, Falkirk, East and West Lothians, Midlothian, Edinburgh, Fife, the Western Isles and the Scottish Borders. The officer will support bureaux in the provision of advice to Kinship Carers, deliver training and co-ordinate regional activities.

The post holder will work closely with local services and stakeholders, such as kinship care groups to provide support, share information and raise awareness of the service.

Application notes

Completed applications should be marked confidential and submitted to:

The Manager

Penicuik Citizens Advice Bureau

14a John Street


EH26 8AB

E mail:

Closing date: Noon. Friday 18th January

Please note that the post is subject to a Disclosure check.

The CAB is committed to equal opportunities both in service provision and employment.

Charity number: SC01442. Charity name: Penicuik Citizens Advice Bureau.