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Assistant Key Worker, Cyrenians Communities

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th September 2019

  • Advertised from 11th September 2019
  • £9.00 per hour (living wage rate) 16 hours per week


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.

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

This role involves evening and weekend work as part of a rolling rota. There is a requirement to be part of an on-call responder service (1 in every 6 weeks) for which separate payment is made.

We are looking for an organised and passionate individual who is 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 30th September 2019

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 9th October 2019.

CVs will not be accepted.