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Support Worker at Stramullion

  • Full time
  • £20,620
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 25th September 2022

  • Advertised from 29th August 2022
  • Hours: 35 per week. Permanent.


Stramullion work with women who have presented homeless. We provide practical, emotional and social support to women with multiple, over-lapping needs. We work with young women who are in transition from care, women who do not currently have functioning support systems, those who have experienced the Justice System, and those for whom alcohol or drug use has become unmanageable. We offer support to enable each woman to build the personal skills and resources they feel they need – equipping them to move on from homelessness in a positive, healthy and self-directed way.

Overall purposes of the job:

• To provide a holistic support and resettlement service to clients;

• To work as part of a multi-disciplinary team providing an effective service to the client group;

• To work in a sensitive, flexible and non-judgmental way and within an equal opportunities’ framework;

• To achieve key outcomes of the service;

• To participate in effective teamwork and establish good channels of Communication to all local organisations.

Please note: Only female candidates are eligible to apply for this post due to Genuine Occupational Requirement (Schedule 9; Equality Act 2010).

This post is funded by Scottish Government.

Application notes

The application deadline for this post is 25th September 2022.

If you think you would be a good fit for the role, please fill in the application form and send it to

Please note: We also accept CVs