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Supported Living Co-Workers

  • Full time or Part time
  • £18,086 – £19,110
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 27th January 2019

  • Advertised from 28th December 2018
  • Hours: Full Time, Part Time, Nights, Casual. Permanent
  • We offer a highly competitive Salary £18,086 pa raising to £19,110, Holidays 36 days rising to 40 days plus generous pension. Working within a supportive environment you can expect a range of training and development opportunities.


Do you remember the excitement and adventure of moving into your own house for the first time?

Do you have what it takes to make a difference in someone’s life?

Maybe you are already working in social care and want to join an organisation with relationships and community at its heart.

This is a great opportunity to be part of a new team supporting this man, where every member will become a specialist in him!

We are looking for inspiring, enthusiastic and experienced support workers to join a new team at Tiphereth providing focused person centred support to one of our members. The young man likes to be active and enjoys many activities both in and away from his new home.

Your Role will be to:

• Develop a relationship with the young man.

• Become a part of a dynamic support team

• Support him in his own home and within his community.

• Help him to build on his independence and confidence in his new environment.

• Help overcome challenges of moving into a new home.

• Utilise your experience of working with young people with autism and behaviours that may challenge.

We have several permanent posts working a variety of shift patterns per week. These contracts require full flexibility, the majority being from 4.45pm to 10.00pm during Monday to Fridays, and throughout the day at weekends (not every weekend) .Sleepovers are not a requirement of this role.

Application notes

Please complete both the attached application form and values statement paying particular attention to the person specification. Please send your completed application pack to:

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Please note that CV's will not be considered.

Tiphereth is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all sectors of the community. This post is subject to Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme registration.

We will be happy to accept applications beyond the closing date.