Family Peer Support Worker, East Lothian Project

  • Full time
  • £25,112 – £29,106
  • East Lothian
  • Closing 10th October 2022


  • Advertised from 23rd September 2022
  • 36 hours per week. Funded until 31 March 2027.

Role

Circle is a Scottish charity providing whole family support services to some of the most marginalised children and families in Scotland

We have an exciting opportunity for a committed and enthusiastic individual with lived experience of a loved one’s substance use to join our team.

Offering family peer support across East Lothian to family members who are affected by substance use.

Funded by Scottish Government, and administered by Corra Foundation, our East Lothian Family Peer Support Project aims to identify the rights and needs of families by offering direct provision of family peer support. The post holder will help family members to feel heard, and to inform not only their support, but wider family inclusive practice amongst services.

Applicants should possess a qualification in social work, social care, health, education or childcare and have relevant lived experience.

Application notes

CLOSING DATE: Monday 10 October 2022

INTERVIEW DATE: Friday 14 October2022

An application form and job description are available from our website: circle.scot/about-us/job-vacancies or phone 0131 552 0305

Circle is an Equal Opportunities employer

Scottish Charity No. SC037181 Company No. SC296943