Development Support Workers

  • Full time
  • £20,173 – £24,108
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 18th July 2022

  • Advertised from 1st June 2022


We are looking for four new Development Support Workers to create a new and innovative team to lead on an exciting consortium project with partners Fresh Start (FS), North Edinburgh Arts (NEA), Move On (MO), and Spartans Community Football Academy (SCFA). We are developing a new North Edinburgh Support Service (NESSie) to reach those most at risk of the long-term negative outcomes of poverty and disadvantage. The work will be led by a cross organisational team employed by and based within FS, NEA, MO, and SCFA. Each consortium member will host a worker but the team of four will work as a team to deliver the vision of NESSie.

The successful post holders will work collaboratively to realise the vision of the North Edinburgh Support Service (NESSie) to generate referrals from a number of sources, ensuring that a person centred approach is taken to meet the needs of those most in need. For further information on NESSie and the role, please see the attached job description.

Application notes

Applications should be made by completing the attached application form and equal opps form. All applications and enquiries should be directed to Biddy Kelly, Managing Director at Fresh Start –

The closing date for applications is Monday, 18th July at 5pm.

Interviews will be held the week beginning 1st August.