This vacancy has now closed

Supported Living Co-workers (Full Time x 3)

  • Full time
  • £18,086
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 17th March 2019

  • Advertised from 27th February 2019
  • 37.5hrs per week. Salary subject to uplift from April 19.


We are seeking a number of confident and supportive individuals who value the concept of social equality and have a willingness to support people with learning disability and autism to maximise their potential and life opportunities.

We have this year developed a new supported living project within our Community. You will be joining an innovative and creative environment to support the residents of our supported living houses. You will work as part of a team to support each individual to make a home in the community, develop new skills to manage their own tenancy as much as possible.

Furthermore supporting people to access a range social and cultural experiences and meaningful work to enhance their life experience and holistic wellbeing.

The hours of work are variable depending on the individual needs of our members, but will involve evening and weekend work.

In return you can expect a competitive salary starting at £18,086 per annum (subject to increase in line with Scottish Living wage from 1st April) and a generous 36 days paid leave, as well a fixed 4 week rolling rota).

Tiphereth, Camphill in Edinburgh, is a unique charity in the Colinton area of Edinburgh. We are a community consisting of residential care, social enterprises and a growing day service.

All post holders will be required to join the PVG scheme and register with the SSSC within the first six months of employment. Ideally candidates will have previous work experience in a similar setting and hold a professional qualification at SCQF level 6.

For further information or an informal chat please contact Richard Costigan (Supported Living Manager) on 0131 441 2401 or email

Application notes

Please download and complete the application form and values questionnaire below and return to: Or by postal return to: Tiphereth, 55 Torphin Road, Colinton, Edinburgh, EH13 0PQ

Closing Date for Application is midnight Sunday 17th March 2019