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Assistant Key Worker, Cyrenians Communities

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 19th June 2019

  • Advertised from 4th June 2019
  • 16 hours £9.00 per hour (living wage rate)


Cyrenians Crighton Place Community, provides 24 hour supported accommodation for 4 people who experience severe and enduring mental health issues. The purpose is to provide a safe and stable community environment for people to live, learn and develop together. Our unique approach to supported accommodation helps people to develop their skills through volunteering opportunities, training and ongoing support.

This role involves evening and weekend work, including sleepovers as part of a rolling rota. There may also be involvement in an on-call responder service.

Assistant Keyworkers will help with the key working, medication administration and support provision for the residents, communicating with external agencies for further support. Alongside these, you will work to ensure that Cyrenians Community model is adhered to and developed; and that the quality of service remains high.

We are looking for organised and passionate individuals who are aware of the challenges that our residents may face. You will have experience of working with people, excellent communication skills, and a creative approach to problem solving. You will also have the ability to demonstrate Cyrenians values of compassion, respect, integrity and innovation in the work that you do.

Application notes

Application details: For full details and an application pack, please visit, call 0131 475 2354 (during working hours) or email CVs will not be accepted.

Application Notes:

Closing date is 12 noon on 19th June 2019

Interviews will be held on 24th June 2019.

CVs will not be accepted.