Perinatal Peer Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £20,799 pro-rata
  • West Lothian
  • Closing 21st May 2022


  • Advertised from 12th May 2022
  • £12,480 - 21 hours per week (working pattern can be flexible and may involve weekend work). Fixed term contract to 30 June 2023 (with possible extension).

Role

Kidzeco is a successful and well-established social enterprise in West Lothian providing effective support to children and their families, in their community, when they need us most.

We are looking for a Perinatal Peer Support Worker to support the development and facilitation of our new and exciting Bumpz to Babiez perinatal café, to support the wellbeing of parents and children aged 0-2 years.

Purpose of the Job

Working in partnership with health professionals and other 3rd sector organisations, the role is responsible for working alongside new and expectant parents, setting up informal peer support networks and to provide advice and signposting in areas including, but not limited to, housing; benefits; food poverty, GPs and healthcare; parenting support and community group access.

The Perinatal Peer Support Worker will be able to provide a basic level of advice themselves but will predominantly act as the referring agent for clients to external advice and support agencies.

Application notes

To apply, please complete application and email to enquiries@kidzeco.net

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 21st May 2022.

Interview week of 23rd May 2022.


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