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Project Worker (2 posts)

  • Full time
  • £26,977
  • East Renfrewshire
  • Closing 4th December 2020

  • Advertised from 20th November 2020
  • Hours: 35. Starting salary £26,977 with progression to £31,576 pro rata
  • CFS20/94


This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a team getting alongside children, young people and their families in East Renfrewshire who are experiencing emotional distress, to offer early help and build strong relationships.

As a member of the East Renfrewshire Family Wellbeing Service team you will offer children and families the space and time to tell their stories and with them agree how we can best help. As a team of staff and volunteers with a broad range of skills, knowledge and experience we are able to offer families support which best meet their needs including intensive whole family support; group/peer support and befriending/mentoring support.

Working at Children 1st you will embrace our relational and restorative approach in order to help families make sense of their difficulties and help life feel better. Working closely with families, colleagues and partners in the local community – relationships will be at the heart of everything you do.

This is a fixed term, full time post of 35 hours per week, funded initially for one year. Hours to be worked flexibly to suit the needs of the service and the families. Regular evening and occasional weekend work will be required.

Application notes

Closing date: Friday 04 December 2020.

It is anticipated that interviews will be held on the 16th, 17th and 18th of December 2020.

For further information and to apply, please visit

Closing date: Friday 04 December. Interviews will be held on 16, 17 and 18 December 2020.

Children 1st has a long tradition of valuing and involving sessional and volunteer workers. To find out more about volunteering with us, please visit our website.

The selection process will include seeking PVG Scheme/Disclosure information.

Children 1st is the working name of the Royal Scottish Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children. Registered Charity No: SC 016092

Equal opportunities matter to Children 1st