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Wellbeing Worker (8-12 year olds)

  • Part time
  • £19,300 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 29th March 2019

  • Advertised from 13th March 2019
  • 16 hours per week. Funded for 3 years.


Canongate Youth works alongside children and young people to provide a fun, nurturing and empowering space for them to develop, have fun and realise their potential. Our vision is for children and young people to be happy healthy and secure, belong in their communities and become confident and fulfilled adults. Following a successful bid to the Young Start Fund we are seeking to recruit this post.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and creative person who has an understanding of the difficult issues children and young people can be facing in their lives. The successful post holder will be an excellent communicator with experience of supporting children and young people and will be able to demonstrate an ability to build positive relationships with a variety of stakeholders

Post is subject to the receipt of two suitable references and membership of the PVG Scheme.

Application notes

The closing date for this post is Friday 29th March at 12 noon.

For further information about CY and for an application pack please visit our website or call us on 0131 556 9389.

All applications should be returned to or Canongate Youth, South Bridge Resource Centre, 6 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1LT