Gypsy/Traveller Carer Support and Development Worker (Argyll)

  • Part time
  • £24,947 pro-rata
  • Home based
  • Closing 26th October 2020

  • Advertised from 6th October 2020
  • 24 hours per week. Funding confirmed to 30 September 2021.


We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed individual to work within our award winning Gypsy/Traveller Carer Project.

You will join an established and highly experienced team providing a range of supports to carers, cared for and their families across Scotland. You must have excellent interpersonal skills and enjoy interacting with people as trusting relationships are at the heart of what we do. Skilled in advocacy and casework, you must also be able to demonstrate a commitment to community development principles. Due to the remote and rural nature of the location, applicants must be confident in lone working.

Application notes

Further information and an application packs is attached below. Alternatively, you can contact us by email at and we will send a pack to you.

Closing date: 26th October 2020

Interview date: To be confirmed and will be conducted remotely

Please note we will not accept CV’s in lieu of an application form. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

MECOPP is a Scottish Charity (no. 029700) and a Company Limited by Guarantee (no. 202715).

Registered Office: Maritime House, 8 The Shore, Edinburgh EH6 6QN