Connecting Care Leavers Worker

  • Part time
  • £25,561 pro-rata
  • 68 St John’s Road Edinburgh and will include lone working in the community (currently home based).
  • Closing 7th February 2021

  • Advertised from 11th January 2021
  • £25,561 (pro-rata based on 35 hours working week) 24 hours per week, including some evenings and occasional weekend work. 3 year fixed-term post.


Dean and Cauvin Young People’s Trust have been supporting care experienced children and young people since 1733. We are looking for an organised and engaging member of staff. You must be inquisitive and resourceful and take pride in connecting care leavers with new opportunities. A relevant professional qualification, and significant experience of working with young people is essential. An excellent understanding of child and adult protection legislation and procedures is essential. The successful candidate must have excellent report writing, organisational and communication skills.

Dean and Cauvin Young People’s Trust is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be required to become a PVG Scheme member or undergo a PVG Scheme update if they are already a member, prior to any formal offer of employment being made.

For an informal discussion please call Stephen Bermingham 07711424278 or Carolyn Thomson 07720784881.

Application notes

To apply, please visit our website and download an application form:

Closing date: 7 February 2021

Interviews dates: 15 & 16 February 2021, via Microsoft Teams