This vacancy has now closed

Community First Worker

  • Full time or Part time
  • £25,257
  • East Lothian
  • Closing 12th August 2022

  • Advertised from 27th July 2022
  • £20,205.60 for 28 hours. Working hours: 3 Posts 35/28/28. Contract: 3 years (on successful completion of probationary period)


We are looking to recruit to the post of Community First Worker who will work in local communities, in an area of deprivation, providing 1:1 person-centred support to people in contact with our Statutory Services HSCP/ELC. This post will work with individuals to enable them to identify personal outcomes and priorities for their health and well-being and signpost and assist them to access local and national support services and activities. You must have experience of working with people who are experiencing complex social and emotional circumstances, a strong understanding of the challenges faced by people living in areas of deprivation in relation to living well, and extensive effective interpersonal skills in working with people on a 1:1 basis and with organisations.

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below.

Closing date: 12 August 2022

Interview date: 17/18 August 2022