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Self Directed Support Development Worker

  • Part time
  • £24,644 – £27,242 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 3rd April 2019

  • Advertised from 6th March 2019
  • 21 hours per week, 3 days per week, Tuesday – Thursdays – 12 month contract (may be extended dependent on funding). Salary: AP4, pt 27-30, £24,644 – £27,242 (based on 35.75 hours per week) – pro rata’d to £14476.20 - £16002.29 for 21 hrs per week


LCiL are recruiting for a part time Development Worker to support the SDS Programme deliver workshops and peer support groups to disabled people, those with long term conditions and parent carers across Edinburgh and the three Lothians. The aim of the SDS Programme is to offer information and capacity building and peer support opportunities to help people self empower and live more independent lives.

LCIL is looking for someone with:

  • Experience of the creation, design and delivery of workshops and peer support groups
  • Understanding of Independent Living philosophy and Social Model of Disability
  • Experience of project development and creation of strategic partnerships
  • Experience of working within or alongside a voluntary organisation
  • Understanding of person centred working.

Application notes

Application packs available by Tel: 0131 475 2350. Or download from

Closing date - Wednesday 3rd April 2019.

Interview date – Tuesday 16th April 2019.

LCIL is an equal opportunities employer. Applications from disabled people are particularly welcome.

A company Limited by Guarantee. Registered in Scotland 129392. Charity No SC/017954