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Night Awake Worker – 2 posts (PT)

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 3rd December 2021

  • Advertised from 23rd November 2021
  • £11.68 per hour


1st post: Part-time 10 hours per week

2nd post: Part-time 20 hours per week

The vacancies are for Friday, Saturday & Sunday. The combination of nights can be discussed at the interview.

Dean and Cauvin Young People’s Trust are a family of interconnected services. We provide residential group living, supported tenancies, community outreach, fostering and group work offering a continuum of care and support in the life space of young people.

We are currently looking to recruit a Night Awake Worker based at our 5- bed residential unit that provides accommodation to young people. The successful candidate will be a creative thinker with a positive and flexible attitude and will actively promote equality, diversity, anti-discriminatory and non-judgemental practice. They will always have a clear understanding of the nature and limits of the work role and a clear awareness of the power imbalance when working with Looked After and Accommodated Young People and work to protect them from harm and abuse.

Application notes

Closing date: 3rd December 2021

Interview date: 14th December 2021

Essential Requirements: The successful applicant will be required to register with the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) scheme and the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC). HNC/SVQ level 3 or other relevant qualification recognised by SSSC for registration purposes.

To apply please visit our website.

Completed application should be sent to by 12.00 on the 17th November 2021.