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Support and Development Worker - Befriending

  • Part time
  • £23,467 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 11th February 2019

  • Advertised from 28th January 2019
  • Health in Mind fixed scale point 27. 14.5 hours per week. Until March 2020, with possible extension dependent on funding.


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.

Do you have experience working in a role supporting people experiencing mental health difficulties and with survivors of childhood sexual abuse and neglect? Do you have experience of supporting and managing volunteers? If so, and you are passionate about supporting people to become active participants within their communities, we’d like to hear from you!

Application notes

Closing Date: 11th February 2019 12pm)

Interview Date: 18th and 19th February 2019

An application pack is available on our website If you have difficulties accessing the pack please contact / 0131 225 8508

Enquiries further to reading the information pack to: Tammy Kirk, Trauma Services Team Leader by emailing or by telephoning 0131 225 8508.

Posts are subject to membership of the PVG Scheme.

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