This vacancy has now closed

Family Learning & Development Worker

  • Part time
  • £27,059 pro-rata
  • Musselburgh
  • Closing 24th November 2020

  • Advertised from 10th November 2020
  • 16.5 Hours per week (worked over 3 days). Maternity Cover.


First Step is a community based, locally managed project in Musselburgh. Our aim is to provide opportunities for families with young children to make positive choices and to encourage parents and children to develop their skills, confidence and self-esteem.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Family Learning and Development Worker to join our developing, innovative team.

The post supports the Family Opportunities Programme providing opportunities for personal development, learning and positive well being for parents and carers through groups and classes. The post holder must have considerable experience of community development and group work and have worked in a community setting with families. A qualification at degree level in community education or equivalent is required.

This post is subject to membership of the PVG scheme and satisfactory references.

In return we offer:

  • A Competitive Salary
  • A Company pension scheme
  • Generous holiday allowance.
  • Continuous professional development

Funded by The National Lottery Community Fund & The Henry Smith Charity

Application notes

If you would like to join our team at First Step an application pack can be downloaded below or obtained by contacting 0131 665 0848 or emailing

Closing date for applications is Tuesday 24th November at 9:00am

Interviews will be held on Monday 30th November via Zoom.

Scottish Charity No. SCO28891 Company Limited by Guarantee No SC194542